Abrahamic Covenant (Genesis 12:1-3)
o Promised Land
o Descendants as numerous as the stars
o Blessing and Redemption
- The covenant was based on Abraham’s faith.
- Israel’s Brokenness
o Cycle of Apostasy – Book of Judges
o We want a King – (Saul, David, Solomon – Good and bad Kings)
o Constant idolatry
o Killed the prophets
- Because of Israel’s brokenness, God remained silent for 500 years.
- Despite the brokenness of Israel, God chose to stay with His plan to bless all nations through them.
- Jesus was Abraham’s Covenant fulfilled. (Matthew 28:16-20)
MAIN POINT: Even though we as a church have seen times of brokenness, God still has a plan for us to bless the nations!