Lot, David, Jacob and Elijah all have great stories from their "man cave" experiences.We learn about building trust and loyalty, squandering opportunities, conquering depression and wrestling with angels. All of us can have lives that are richer from these colorful "man cave" stories.
Scripture: 2 Samuel 10, 1 Kings 18, Genesis 13 - 14, Genesis 25 - 31
We learn from the life of the patriarch Jacob that God's will has a what and a when -- and both are important. We should never do the wrong thing to accomplish the right thing. Miracles can be messy, but we can make our lives easier by submitting now rather than later.
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: Genesis 25:21-26, Genesis 27:1-13, Genesis 47:9, Proverbs 20:17, Proverbs 3:5-7
Topic: Process of Spiritual Growth
We often trade what we've decided and what we know is most important for a bowl of stew. What’s true of Esau is true of you. You have no idea what God wants to accomplish through your life. You have no idea what God wants to accomplish in your church, ministry, community. And nobody is going to be standing beside you to help you re-frame the temptation. But God knows and you...
Speaker: Andy Stanley
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:6, Genesis 25:25-32
Topic: Sexual Immorality
Our 'Me-First' culture may seem like a modern problem, but since the beginning of time, we have been consumed by the internal struggle between who we really are and who we pretend to be. While we can't fool God with our disguises, we can easily lose sight of our true selves while chasing after who the world says we should be. Through the life of Jacob, the identity we all long...
Speaker: Steven Furtick
Scripture: Genesis 25 - 32