DeanMcNeese.com - The Bargain of His Life
Sermon by Bro Jason McNeese, pastor of Rural Retreat Baptist Church in Rural Retreat, VA:
The Life of
A Character Study
The Bargain of His Life
Text: Genesis 18:16-33
Introduction: George Mueller of
“It was from studying Genesis 18 that taught saintly George Mueller of
It was a Compassionate Bargain – Vs23-25
“spare the place”
The Cost – Was not spoken but was understood!
The Concern – Abraham exhibited a genuine concern!
The Compassion -
It was a Conditional Bargain – Vs26
…The Judge – “If I find…”
…The Just – “fifty, forty…ten righteous”
…The Judgment – “”
It was a Calculated Bargain – Vs27-32
It Required Ten – two witnesses per city/five cities in the plain
He stops at ten because he probably thought that
Had he bargained for five it would not have been enough – only four are spared!