Archive for the ‘Deceit’ Category

What a Father Should Teach His Children (Part 5) – Proverbs

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

#10 – Manage your money well.

TT – Jacob Finds a Wife (x2) (Genesis 29:1-30)

Monday, March 18th, 2013

In obedience to his parents, and no doubt to escape the eventual wrath of his brother Esau, Jacob continues on to Haran. There he meets up with cousin Rachel, and then with Uncle Laban. Jacob falls in love with Rachel, and makes a deal with Laban to serve 7 years for her. After 7 years, Jacob learns what it means to be on the receiving end of deception.

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.”