Promises of the New Covenant Pt2

Origins of the New Covenant

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

I. Promises of the New Covenant
A. Old vs. New Covenant

1.(Heb. 8:6 NLT) The Bible is divided into two covenants or testaments: Old (Law) and New(Grace)

a.Old Covenant – Law: Under the OT, man is blessed or cursed based on his obedience in keeping perfectly ALL of the Law inwardly and outwardly. (ref. Exo. 20) – Ten Commandments “You shall’s…”

b.New Covenant Grace: Under the NT man is blessed based on Jesus’ obedience in perfectly keeping the Law. (ref. Heb. 8:7-13) “…I will’s…”

B.Origins of the New Covenant

1.(Gen. 12:1-3) Origins of the new covenant begin with Abraham.

a.(Gen. 15:6-18) Abrahamic Covenant

b.(Gen. 22:18) Abrahamic covenant fulfilled in Christ.

– (Gal. 3:8-9, 13-14, 29)

2.(Gal. 4:21-31 NLT) Sarah and Hagar

a.(v23) see (Rom. 4:1-8 NLT)

b.(v24) see (Heb. 12:18-22 NLT)

c.(v27) see (Isa. 54:1-6 NLT)

d.(v29) see (Gen. 21:8-12 NLT)

-(Heb. 5:13)
[Pastor Lee Stokes]

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