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"The Prerogative in Predestination" by Bob Donohue
Date: 2018-10-28
Text: Romans 9:1-13
Series: Romans
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2018-10-28 • Bob Donohue • Romans 9:1-13
1. The Promises of God Belong to a People within a People
2. The Promises of God Give Birth to a Supernatural People

Gen 17:16-21

16 “I will bless her, and moreover, I will give you a son by her. I will bless her, and she shall become nations; kings of peoples shall come from her.” 17 Then Abraham fell on his face and laughed and said to himself, “Shall a child be born to a man who is a hundred years old? Shall Sarah, who is ninety years old, bear a child?” 18 And Abraham said to God, “Oh that Ishmael might live before you!” 19 God said, “No, but Sarah your wife shall bear you a son, and you shall call his name Isaac. I will establish my covenant with him as an everlasting covenant for his offspring after him. 20 As for Ishmael, I have heard you; behold, I have blessed him and will make him fruitful and multiply him greatly. He shall father twelve princes, and I will make him into a great nation. 21 But I will establish my covenant with Isaac, whom Sarah shall bear to you at this time next year.”

3. The Promises of God Preserve His Sovereign Purposes in Election