Hagar and the God Who Saw HerGenesis

The Life of Abraham: Hagar and the God Who Saw Her

The Life of Abraham: Hagar and the God Who Saw Her God had once again promised Abram he would have a son. He reemphasized this promise by performing a covenant ceremony. Now a bit of time has passed, and yet, Abram and Sarai are still childless. Sarai Gives Hagar to Abram Now Sarai, Abram’s wife had borne him no children, …

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“Fear Not, I Am Your Shield and Great Reward” Exegesis of Genesis 15:1Genesis

The Life of Abraham: “Fear Not, I Am Your Shield and Great Reward”

The Life of Abraham: “Fear Not, I Am Your Shield and Great Reward” In the previous chapter, we read of Abram rescuing Lot who had greatly disrespected him. On the return from the rescue mission, Abram is met by two kings: the king of Sodom and Melchizedek, the king of righteousness and peace. Now God Himself meets with Abram. “In …

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The Life of Abraham: A Tale of Two KingsGenesis

The Life of Abraham: A Tale of Two Kings

The Life of Abraham: A Tale of Two Kings When we last looked at Abram’s life, a war had broken out between some of the local nations and Abram’s estranged nephew, Lot, had been captured. We saw that Abram forgot about their dispute and the disrespect Lot had shown him and immediately took his well-trained men and rescued, not only …

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Genesis, Part 5: The Death of Abraham and Sara and the Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah
 (December Scripture Writing Plan)Scripture Writing Plan

Genesis, Part 5: The Death of Abraham and Sara and the Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah
 (December Scripture Writing Plan)

Genesis, Part 5: The Death of Abraham and Sara and the Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah (December Scripture Writing Plan) This month’s Scripture writing plan will cover the close of one generation and the maturing of the next. We will read of Abraham and Sara’s deaths, the beginning of the love story of Isaac and Rebekah, and how Isaac repeats …

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