Justice when you need it – Genesis 6-9

Intro: where is justice when you need it?

  • biblical context
  • historical context

1. Reasons for the flood

  • other flood stories
  • to blot out wickedness
  • to save Noah

2. The hero of the story

  • other flood stories
  • Noah?
  • God

3. A new beginning

4. Living righteously in a hostile world

  • 1 Peter 3:20-22
  • Hebrews 11:1-2 7
  • 2 Peter 2:5, 9
  • Matthew 34:37-39, 42, 44