• Genesis 6:9-13

Noah was different

  • Genesis 6:5; 7:1 – Noah was by himself in his righteousness, surrounded by a world of evil.
  • Ezekiel 14:12-14 – Noah, Daniel, and Job stand out in the mind of God for their righteousness.
  • II Peter 2:4-9
  • Hebrews 11:7 – Noah’s obedience in building the ark condemned the world.
  • It’s good to be different!
  • II Corinthians 6:14-18

Noah built the ark before it rained

  • Genesis 6:8
Noah in Genesis Us in II Peter
Genesis 6:8 God extends grace! II Peter 3:9
Genesis 6:13 Judgment is coming! II Peter 3:10
Genesis 6:14 Prepare! II Peter 3:11
Genesis 6:22 Obedience and salvation! II Peter 3:14
  • Prepare before it’s too late!
  • I Peter 3:18-22
  • Matthew 24:36-39 – The people were surprised when the floods came. Everyone outside the ark had a moment when they realized it was too late.
  • At judgment, all who are not saved will realize it is too late.

After everything, Noah worshiped God

  • Genesis 7:11; 8:13-14 – Noah and his family spent one year, ten days in the ark.
  • Genesis 8:20 – Noah could have been bitter, but instead he worshiped God.
  • Let bad things push you closer to God!