Most people don’t think of Abraham as a ______ father.
Terah, the father of Abraham and the father of Nahor served other ______. (Joshua 24:2)
The call of Abraham is inexorably linked with this idea of ______________.
Fatherhood starts with God
God was a _________ first before he was a creator of things.
God was the one that did the calling here. Abraham just _________.
By Faith, Abraham Obeyed
God calls us to ____________ ___________.
Abraham’s Fatherhood was centered on God
God is our God, not our _________ or ____________.
Abraham had a long-term plan for the future of his family
The best gift that you can give your family is to ___________ living for God and __________ them about God.
Faith is an example to our family
Sarah’s faith in the ________ of God, His character in being to keep His promises gave her the ability to conceive.
Father Abraham Had Many Sons…
Through the father-son relationship between Abraham and Isaac, the Bible first uses the word ________ .
In this relationship that we most clearly see a picture of ____________ in the life of Abraham.
Nation of Israel
God made Israel a people through His ___________ and ___________ with Abraham and his descendants
All of Us
Because we’re ____________ descendants of Abraham, we can look at the Old Testament as well as New Testament in a very ____________ way.
Most importantly: Messiah
In ___________, God fulfilled His promise to Abraham over and above anything that Abraham could have imagined.
Do you think right now, that Abraham’s more proud of being the Father of __________, or the Father of ___________?!
Greatest Struggle; Greatest Blessing
It was through fatherhood that Abraham’s greatest __________ came and his greatest ______________ were realized.
The Board of Trustees and the congregation of Mountain Valley Church of God welcomes Pastor Bill Smith as our new Lead Pastor and his wife Terra Smith as our new Worship Leader.
We believe that God has orchestrated our search for a new Lead Pastor and blessed us with a wonderful couple in a relatively short period of time. We trust God has great plans for Mountain Valley Church and are excited to see how God will use this ministry for His glory.
Pastor Bill and Terra’s first Sunday as our new Pastor and Worship Leader will be June 16, 2019 and the installation service will be on July 7, 2019.
We will be having a cookout after service on July 7th.