10 October 2021 PM – Genesis 31 – Gen2021 – Scott Childs
Introduction: Joseph decided to remain pure rather than yield to lust (Gen 39). Joshua decided to serve the LORD instead of false gods (Jos 24:15). Ruth decided to leave Moab and become a Jew. Daniel decided to pray rather than to fear the lion’s den (Dan 6:10). The apostles decided to preach rather than to keep quiet (Act 4:20).
As a Christian, you will face many decisions including your service for God, your occupation, your choice of a spouse, your purchase of a home, the training of your children, your separation standards, your entertainment, and your giving.
In our text, Jacob too had to make a decision.
Transition: When making a decision in life, there are three actions we must take if we are going to follow the Lord.
Listen to God Carefully