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Genesis 15 - February 7, 2020

OBSERVATION
What does it say?

  1. Read Genesis 15
  2. List all the people mentioned.
  3. List all the places mentioned.
  4. Who is the dialogue between in chapter 15?
  5. What is happening in v. 1?
  6. What is the problem in v. 3–4?
    1. What is the solution and who proposes it?
  7. What question does Abram ask in v. 8?
    1. What is God's response?
  8. What do vv. 13–16 point forward to?
  9. What happens in vv. 17–21?

INTERPRETATION
What does it mean?

  1. Summarize the passage in one sentence.
  2. Where is v. 6 quoted in the New Testament?
  3. Why does Abram cut the animals (except the birds) in half in v. 10?
  4. Who/what passes through the animals in v. 17?
  5. What is a covenant?
  6. How does this passage point to and relate to Jesus Christ?

APPLICATION
How should it change us?

  1. How does this passage encourage you to trust God's promises?
    1. How are you tempted to unbelief?
  2. In v. 5 God tells Abram to look toward heaven, how does general revelation help you remember God and his promises?
  3. How does God's sovereignty in this passage comfort you?
  4. Sing The King in All His Beauty to God and to one another
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