Presentation on theme: "God Remembers, Doesn’t He? Genesis 8:1 – God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the animals that were with him in the ark."— Presentation transcript:
God Remembers, Doesn’t He? Genesis 8:1 – God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the animals that were with him in the ark
Who else did God remember? –Abraham’s First Incident Genesis 12:2 – I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing Genesis 12: 7 – And the Lord appeared unto Abraham and said Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the Lord, who appeared unto him. He was 75 years old when God talked to him After God confirmed His promise in Genesis 15 Abraham asked how can he if he was childless. –Genesis 15: 2-3: And Abram said, Lord what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house is Eliezer of Damacus? And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and lo, one born in my house is my steward.
God remembered in Genesis 21:1-2, 5: 1) And the Lord visited Sarah as he had saith, and the Lord did unto Sarah as he had spoken. 2) For Sarah conceived, and bare Abarahm a son in his old age, at the set time of which God had spoken unto him. 5) And Abraham was a hundred years old, when his son Isaac was born unto him. –Abraham’s Second Incident After a visit from God and angels Angels headed to Sodom to destroy Abraham pleaded to save Lot from Sodom –Genesis 18:And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also the righteous with the wicked? –Sodom was destroyed for 10 righteous was not found
–But God saved Lot, his wife, and two daughters out of Sodom. Genesis 19:16 – And while he lingered, the men laid hold on his hand, upon the hand of his wife, and upon the hand of his two daughters; the Lord being merciful unto him: and they brought him and set him without the city. –Hannah She was barren –I Samuel 1:10 – And she was in bitterness of soul, and prayed unto the Lord, and wept sore. –I Samuel 1:11 – And she vowed a vow, and said, O Lord of hosts, if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thine handmaid, and remember me, and not forget thine handmaid, but wilt give unto thine handmaid a man child, then I will give him unto the Lord all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come upon his head.
God remembered Hannah –I Samuel 1:19 – And they rose up in the morning early, and worshiped before the Lord, and returned, and came to their house to Ramah: and Elkanah knew Hannah his wife; and the Lord remembered her. –Samson He was caught by the Philistines and lost his eyes –Judges 16: 28 – And Samson called unto the Lord, and said O Lord God, remember me, I pray thee, only this once, O God, that I may be at once avenged of the Philistines for my two eyes. –Dying Thief He was on the cross with Jesus and another thief
–Luke 23: : And he said unto Jesus, remember me when thou comest to thy kingdom. And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, Today shalt thou be with me in paradise. –Jesus remembered the converted thief –Leslie Sanders She was raped by the president of the Bible college She informed the vice president, but no action was done She cried out to God and read Romans 12: 19 –“Dearly beloved, avenge not yourself, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord God remembered her and the president was no longer there