If you want proof that nothing good happens when you try to "help" God fulfill His promises, watch Pastor Gary's verse-by-verse study of Genesis 16. If you do, you'll hear Pastor Gary's heartfelt encouragement not to get ahead of the Lord. Sarai's plan to give Hagar to Abram to be her surrogate, thereby making Abram the father God had promised he would be resulted in two nations that are still at odds today. The lesson is clear: wait on the Lord to do things His way. Watch or Listen here.

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