As we have quickly moved through the book of Genesis, we have seen the magnificent display of God’s power through creation, its pinnacle being humanity. We know that people were made to enjoy God and reflect His image in all we do, yet we consistently and tragically rebel against our Creator. Man, infected by the utter sinfulness of sin, has proven himself guilty before God and deserving of His righteous judgment.
Yet, with an eternal plan to display His glory in unimaginable ways, God has committed Himself to restore people to their proper place with Him. This eternal plan to bring redemption to a broken and fallen world can be traced throughout the entire Bible but finds its beginning in the Garden. It gets further developed as God enters into a covenant with Abraham.
As we examine this historic covenant, we will see God’s unflinching commitment to bless man and display His own glory. If we desire to receive the blessings of God’s redemptive plan, we too enter into a covenant rela