A God-Selected Spouse
22 August 2021 PM – Genesis 24 – Gen2021 – Scott Childs
Introduction: At Sunday school, the teacher was teaching how God created everything, including human beings. Little Johnny, a 5-year-old child, seemed especially intent when the teacher told him how Eve was created out of one of Adam’s ribs. Later in the week, his mother noticed him lying down as though he were ill, and said, “Johnny, what’s the matter?” He said, “I don’t feel well, I think I’m having a wife.” Source unknown
In Genesis 24, Isaac got a wife, but not the way Adam did. His wife was a beautiful virgin selected by God just for him.
Transition: This evening we are going to peruse Genesis 24 seeking tips for finding a God-Selected Spouse. This passage is especially important for each of you young people and for parents.
Tip: Parents ought to be involved, v.2