Walking With God
Genesis 5:18-24 (NIV)
18When Jared had lived 162 years, he became the father of Enoch. 19And after he became the father of Enoch, Jared lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters. 20Altogether, Jared lived 962 years, and then he died.
21When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah. 22And after he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked with God 300 years and had other sons and daughters. 23Altogether, Enoch lived 365 years. 24Enoch walked with God; then he was no more, because God took him away.
Hebrews 11:5 (NIV)5By faith Enoch was taken from this life, so that he did not experience death; he could not be found, because God had taken him away. For before he was taken, he was commended as one who pleased God.
Jude 14-15 (NIV)14Enoch, the seventh from Adam, prophesied about these men: “See, the Lord is coming with thousands upon thousands of his holy ones 15to judge everyone, and to convict all the ungodly of all the ungodly acts they have done in the ungodly way, and of all the harsh words ungodly sinners have spoken against him.”
II. The Privilege of a Godly Line
a. As A Descendent of Adam
b. As An Ancestor of Christ
III. The Practice of a Godly Life
a. His Company: Living In Fellowship With God
b. His Constancy: Unwavering In Devotion To God
IV. The Pleasure of Godly Praise
a. Taken By God Before Death
b. Pleasing To God