Sermon Bible Study Guides

Genesis 6:9-7:24 - June 1st 2018

Wrath and Rescue

Read Genesis 6:9-7:24

  1. How is Noah described? Who else has been described this way?
  2. What does God instruct Noah to do? Why does he tell Noah to do this?
  3. How does Noah respond?
  4. What does the Lord instruct Noah to do next? What does the Lord do then?
  5. Who and what is saved through the ark?
  6. The waters cover the face of the earth. What scene already described in Genesis does this refer back to? What do you think Moses is teaching in describing them in the same way?

Application:

  1. What do we learn from this passage about how God views sin?
    1. Why are all living things on earth destroyed when it is man who is sinful?
    2. What does this teach us about the dangerous effects of our own sins?
  2. What do we learn about God’s mercy and provision in this passage?
  3. How should this affect the way we view sin?
  4. How should this affect the way we think about God’s care for us?
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Genesis 6:1-8 - May 25th 2018

God’s Answer to Sin

Read Genesis 6:1-8

  1. What is the context of what is happening? What reference to God’s commands to man in Genesis 1 can you see?
  2. What thing happens that provokes the Lord? What is his response?
  3. Moses describes this being the time of mighty men of renown. Yet how does God judge the reputation of humanity?
  4. What does the Lord see about humanity? What is is his response?
  5. What action does God promise?
  6. What is the relationship between verse 7 and 8?

Application:

  1. What warning is there for us from this passage?
  2. How should we think about sinful thoughts, based off this passage?
  3. What is the response of your heart in hearing the action God promises in verse 7? Why do you think you respond that way?
  4. What hope is there in this passage?

 

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