After The Flood

Genesis 9:18-29

Eighth in the series “The Beginning”


Sermon Notes

  • Main Point: The judgment and chaos of the flood may have changed many things, but it did not change human nature.
    • We tend to make bad decisions when impaired [9:18-21]
      • Psalm 104:14-15
      • Ephesians 5:15-18
    • We tend to dishonor those who are closest to us [9:22-23]
      • Exodus 20:12
      • Mark 7:8-11
      • Ephesians 6:1-4
    • We tend to have a negative impact on our descendants [9:24-29]
      • Exodus 20:4-6
  • Application Questions
    • In what ways do you allow your judgment to be impaired?  What have been some negative consequences derived from that?
    • What are some ways that you have dishonored those closest to you?  How could you honor your close relations more effectively?
    • What are some negative tendencies you have inherited from your ancestors?  What are some negative habits in your life you may be at risk of passing to future generations?