Abraham and Isaac: A Test of Faith

God tests our faith to prove our faith is genuine, refine our characters and teach us to walk by faith and not by sight. In part 9 of GENESIS: Beginnings, Pastor Dan Cox reads from Genesis 22.

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Study Notes


  • Saving Faith
  • Living Faith
  • Fallible Faith
  • Tested Faith


  • Grace
  • Perfect Faithfulness
  • Enduring Faithfulness

Some Context First…

Understanding the Text

  • Testing (22:1-8)
  • Substitution (22:9-14)
  • Blessing (22:15-18)

The Importance of Faith

When God Tests Our Faith

“Isaac Moments”

Isaac: A Type of Christ

Applying the Text

  • Do you trust God’s purposes in the testing of your faith?