In addition to the New International Version (2011) of the Bible, the following resources were used in writing this sermon: James Montgomery Boice, Genesis: An Expositional Commentary, Volume 2, pp. 435-43, 612-17; James Montgomery Boice, The Gospel of Matthew: An Expositional Commentary, Volume 2, pp. 645-52; William Hendriksen, The Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament Commentary, pp. 998-1003; R. Kent Hughes, Genesis in the Preaching the Word Commentary, pp. 182-85, 262-64; Douglas A. Kamstra, The Essentials: Vision, First Christian Reformed Church, Cutlerville, MI 11-12-17.