Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan?

This entry is part 1 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

What we often take for granted is what might explain what we do not understand. That that is not discerned by a lot of students of the Scriptures shows that their conception may be rather unclear. We have spent time studying of late things that have opened our minds to understanding the purposes of God […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 1: Part one of this series began with the question in the title, “What did they know?” The discussion began with the thoughts or views of the patriarchs; Adam, Noah, Abraham, and Moses. Could they and did they understand the mind of God? Did they grasp the concept of Christ and what […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 2: The Holy Spirit inspires Moses to write about the creation of the world, creatures, and mankind. We talked of the fellowship that Adam had with God and their intimate relationship prior to the fall. Next, we spoke of Paul and his presentation of the righteousness of God given him “at that […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 3: Last week’s bulletin spoke of Adam knowing his error and we see his guilt when he hid. Adam was fearful of the presence of the Lord after his mistake and he watched as God killed animals before him to make clothing. Next, he was driven from his home, Eden. Adam faced […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 5

This entry is part 5 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Part 4 Recap: After the fall in Eden, Cain slayed his brother because of his jealousy. He went against his father’s teaching by presenting a gift to God which spoke of himself. Denominational teachers do the same by presenting stories about themselves rather than preaching Christ. The acceptable gift which Abel brought before God was […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 6

This entry is part 6 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 5: Enoch was taken because he “walked with God”. He prophesied: Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints, To execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard speeches which […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 7

This entry is part 7 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 6: Noah and his family took a cruise. He saved his house; as he’d set out to do. The time for preaching was over, only action proved those that should be saved. “The like figure whereunto even baptism doth also now save us (not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 8

This entry is part 8 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of part 7: Abram, Sarai, and Lot have made themselves comfortable in the land God called Abram out to. They have gone through many obstacles along the way and are faced with new ones in their current locations. Did Abram seek God? Or did God seek Abram? Those were the questions presented last week […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 9

This entry is part 9 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 8: Because of the bravery of Abram, Lot and his family are saved. A battle between 9 kings took place and Lot was taken. We see the character of Abram when he chooses to go to battle for his nephew instead of being a coward. “Blessed are they which are persecuted for […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 10

This entry is part 10 of 39 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 9: God gives Abram a new name, Abraham, and a covenant relationship. This covenant is sealed with a sign or token, circumcision. The bible tells us: “He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God; And being fully persuaded that, what he […]