Drama. Drama. Drama. Your family may be the stuff of a hit reality TV show, but into every family a little…or a lot… of drama must sometimes fall. That’s the way we humans have been from the very beginning. Take a look at the lives of Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Rebekah, Jacob, and Esau in Jacob Armstrong’s newest book, God’s Messy Family. As you meet these “messy” families in the stories in Genesis, you’ll recognize a pattern to their lives: they are called, they mess up, and God continues to redeem them.
In session 1 titled The Myth of the Perfect Family, Jacob Armstrong discusses the common image of the perfect family and contrasts that with the often messy reality of family dynamics. He draws on the family of Abraham and Sarah to show that we can belong and be something great by being a part of God’s family.
Running Time: 11:08
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