- 3 years ago
An Expectant Father
Abraham & Isaac, never has there been a more intimate father son relationship in history. Isaac, the promised son who did not show up until Abraham hit the century mark. God blesses Abraham & his wife Sarah with fifteen or so wonderful year of life with Isaac, then God asks Abraham to do the unthinkable. He commands Abraham to sacrifice his son, his only son as an offering.
Why? What does that accomplish? Was it a cruel trick or a barbaric gesture that contradicts the rest of God’s character? What happened, did he really do it? What does this have to do with Easter? You will not find a closer story than this one as to what God ultimately did with His Son. Join us as Bridges Church continues our series entitled “Redeem”
We are leading up to Easter by investigating various stories depicting God’s heart for the prize of His creation: man and women.