Tags » Abraham And Sarah

Laughing at Impossible Situations

Genesis 18 tells us of the well-known story of Sarah laughing at an impossible situation. She was told she would bear a child when she was past child-bearing age; at least to her she was. 684 more words


Blessed to Be a Blessing: Blessed on the Journey

(a sermon for October 19, 2014, the 19th Sunday after Pentecost and Stewardship Sunday; last in a series, based on Genesis 12:1-4a and Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16) 2,200 more words


31 Days to Dream: Abimelech's Dream

The account of Abimelech’s Dream begins with “But” so I have to look back and see what prompted this dream encounter…

In Genesis 20:1-2 we are told about Abraham and Sarah’s journey which saw them arriving in Gerar: 953 more words

31 Days Of October 2014

How Can A Life Be Wrong?

Sarah was barren, and that was her whole identity. That was the purpose of being a woman in the Ancient Near East. And when God promised Abraham that he would be the father of a great nation, Sarah insisted that Abraham take Hagar, her slave, and get her pregnant, so that Sarah could have a baby that way. 985 more words

Flee In The Right Direction

“Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help, who rely on horses, who trust in the multitude of their chariots and in the great strength of their horsemen, but do not look to the Holy One of Israel, or seek help from the Lord.”   432 more words


Who do you THINK you are?

‘Who are you?’ and ‘Who do you think you are?’ are two sentences that may sound similar, but have vastly different meanings. I find that a lot of times in my life there are discrepancies between who I am and who I think I am, which can sometimes get me in trouble. 323 more words

Mrs Joel Osteen or Paul and Isaiah??? Hmm Philippians 1:12-30 First St Johns September 21, 2014 6

We make our beginning in the Name of God the Father and in the Name of God the Son and in the Name of God the Holy Spirit and all who know joy in Christ said AMEN… 1,633 more words