Posts Tagged ‘Isaac’

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 – God Provides a Wife for Isaac (Genesis 24:1-67)

Monday, November 12th, 2012

A father obtaining a bride for his 40-year-old son? That’s what Abraham did for his son Isaac. This is an amazing account!

Timeline of Truth – God Prophesies the Birth of a Son to Abraham & Sarah (Genesis 18:1-15)

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Abraham knew. Apparently Sarah did not. How do you tell your childless 89-year-old wife that she will have a baby? Funny? Sarah thought so!

Timeline of Truth – God Renames Abram and Gives Him a Sign (Genesis 17:1-27)

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Get this. Abram is NINETY-NINE YEARS old. God has promised to make him a father of many nations, among other things. As far as we know from the Bible, Abram hasn’t heard from God for 14 years (since around the time Ishmael was born). Abram is still waiting, living one day at a time, and God again appears with great news. Funny news…