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Genesis 21: Birth of Isaac

Laughter. Joy. Baby! Abraham and Sarah finally receive what God promised… after 25 years! In the last few chapters, we saw how the pair became impatient, and tried to take things into their own hands by rushing the process. 364 more words


Family of Faith

Romans 4:1-12 (NLT)

Abraham was, humanly speaking, the founder of our Jewish nation. What did he discover about being made right with God? If his good deeds had made him acceptable to God, he would have had something to boast about. 1,455 more words

Luminary United Methodist Church

God Proclaims the Gospel to Abraham... for Our Benefit!

We’re off to a great start in our study of three great Bible covenants.  Yesterday we found that the first great covenant, the Abrahamic Covenant, is the covenant of DECISION.   397 more words


March 27 @ Genesis 48-50

Genesis 48-50 (NLT)

Discover His heart: He speaks blessing and promise over our lives

“Get over here! You never do anything right! You’re just good for nothing! 750 more words

Relationship With Others

All Caught Up And All Carried Away In The Wrong Thing

Genesis 14:8 – And there went out the king of Sodom, and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (the same is Zoar;) and they joined battle with them in the vale of Siddim; 3,939 more words


Is faith above ethics?

Kierkegaard’s Fear and Trembling is a challenging read, but gripping when you’re in the mood for that sort of thing.  The main thesis has something to do with faith being the greatest passion of human beings, that faith reaches beyond rational ethical doctrines, and that modern society is wrong to think that it can go beyond faith.   791 more words

3 Great Bible Covenants

Welcome to the study table, friends!  We’re returning to our study, Why Israel Matters: Rightly Relating to Our Jewish Roots, and I’m so glad you have joined us at the study table!   513 more words