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Intro Sometimes life slows down and refuses to move. We feel stuck on pause. There is a gap between what God has promised and the circumstances we find ourselves. God doesn’t seem to wear a watch or seem to care much about our alarm that we have set up to tell him when and how things should run for us.…
God's Big Picture
We continue our series looking at the big picture of the whole Bible. Having seen the pattern of the Kingdom established in Genesis 1 & 2. And the Kingdom perish due to sin in Genesis 3. We then saw God's grace in action as he promises to restore the kingdom through Abraham and his descendants. Over the next two weeks we'll look at how God's kingdom is partially realised through the people of God in the Old Testament. Thanks again to Vaughan Roberts and his book God's Big Picture.
Illustration: Cutting onions 16 Then they journeyed from Bethel. When they were still some distance from Ephrath, Rachel went into labor, and she had hard labor. 17 And when her labor was at its hardest, the midwife said to her, “Do not fear, for you have another son.” 18 And as her soul was departing…