Archive for the ‘Esau’ Category

Timeline of Truth: Jacob and Esau Meet (Genesis 33:1-20)

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Jacob comes face-to-face with the brother he cheated. God has promised Jacob ultimate blessing, but what will he face in the mean time?

Timeline of Truth: Jacob Wrestles with God (Genesis 32:1-32)

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Jacob struggles with himself, his future, and with God. God wins.

Timeline of Truth – Jacob Is Sent Away, and God Meets Him (Genesis 27:41 – 28:22)

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Upon threats of Esau overhead by his mother Rebekah, Jacob is encouraged by Rebekah and instructed by Isaac to find a wife from Laban’s daughters. Along the way, God meets Jacob.

TT – Jacob Secures the Blessing Promised to Him by God (Genesis 27:1-40)

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

We take a closer look at what transpired when Isaac told Esau to prepare to receive his blessing. Was Isaac ignoring the communicated will of God? God had told Rebekah that the “older would serve the younger.”

TT – Isaac’s Attitude Towards Life’s Challenges (Genesis 26:1-35)

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Isaac makes some bad choices, but eventually shines when confront with people problems and business issues. He reflects in his life what Romans 12:17-18 command us to be like:

Romans 12:17-18
17 Repay no one evil for evil. Have regard for good things in the sight of all men.
18 If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men.

TT – Review: The First 2000 Years (Genesis 1-25)

Friday, March 1st, 2013

We do a whirlwind review of the first 2000 years of history, represented in the first 25 chapters of Genesis, using our 12-point bible overview as a backbone.

TT – Esau & Jacob: Birth & Birthright (Gen 25:20-34)

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

The beginning and bargaining of a famous set of twins in the Bible – Jacob and Esau.