20 February 2021

Youth Worship Service 20 February 2021 : “But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD”

Youth Worship Service 20 February 2021 : “But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD”
Text: Genesis 6-7

Rev Dr Charles Tan
Theology of Worship

Message Notes

Text: Genesis 6-7
Title: “But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD”


1. Goals that are immediate relevant

a) To understand Worship
b) To understand the Scriptures

2. Goals that will give us needed Insight

a) In understanding God
i) His Being
ii) His Judgment
iii) His grace
b) In understanding Life
i) The challenges
ii) The corruption


1. God’s Plan to make Man

a) After His image
b) After His likeness Genesis 1-2

2. God’s Blessings

a) Pronounced
b) Presence of God Genesis 1-3


1. Sin’s Commencement

2. Satan’s deception

3. Evidence of the deadliness of sin
Cain killed his own brother! Genesis 3


1. Wickedness of man
“Then the LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth”
Genesis 6:5a

2. Continual evil in man
“And that every intent of the thought of the heart was only evil continually”
Genesis 6:5b

3. Corruption of man
“The earth was also corrupt before God” Genesis 6:11a

4. Violence
“And the earth was filled with violence” Genesis 6:11b

5. Corrupted earth
“So God looked upon the earth and indeed it was corrupt
For all flesh had corrupted their way” Genesis 6:12a


1. A difficult issue

2. A complex problem

3. What should be done?


1. The Spirit of God at work

a) Striving with man Genesis 6:3a
b) Conscience
c) Conviction

2. Limitation of life

a) Limit to 120 years Genesis 6:3b
b) Death would come
c) Lessons learned at death
i) A reminder of our mortality
ii) A reminder that we are but flesh
iii) A reminder that we cannot sin with impunity

3. Divine Grief

a) The LORD was sorry Genesis 6:6a
b) He was grieved in the heart Genesis 6:6b

4. Divine Decision

a) Destruction
i) “I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth”
ii) “Both man and beast”
iii) “Creeping things and birds of the air” Genesis 6:7
b) Divine sorrow
“I am sorry that I have made them” Genesis 6:7


1. His mercy

a) Man was not destroyed immediately
b) Time was given to man to repent

2. His grace

a) Noah is an example of one who found grace from God
b) God’s grace was extended to all, but Noah responded to it

3. His plan of salvation

a) He would work out a plan of salvation
b) He would redeem Noah and his family
c) He would bless Noah and mankind


1. The Problem of Sin

a) It is still a conundrum
b) It affects everyone

2. The Plan of God

a) To give grace
b) To give salvation

3. A Personal Response

a) An appropriate response is necessary
b) How would you respond to God and His grace