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A Sacrifice

“The Lord delights in those who fear Him, who put their hope in His unfailing love.”  Psalm 147:11

There are many great, deep theological truths packed into the story of the Lord asking Abraham to sacrifice his son, Isaac – about how Isaac was offered up as a sacrifice as a preview of what was to come when God’s Son, Jesus, would be offered up as the final sacrifice for all mankind. 672 more words

Christian Living

Not Your Son... Mine

“Why don’t you come sit with me first?” A gentle reminder from the Lord is felt in my heart almost daily. There is no force or guilt involved, just a gentle expression of love from a father to his daughter. 621 more words


In Barren Land

I Abram, with Lot your cousin, to you, my future son:

Yahweh has blessed us both. Our herds, flocks, and tents have increased in number. Our bellies in size. 139 more words


Living in Exodus

by Alexei Laushkin

The Exodus is a pivotal moment for the people of God. They are rescued from Egypt, where their lives were filled with slavery, toil, and oppression and they make it to the desert on the way to the promised land. 806 more words

The Christian Life


God’s Plan For Israel

(m) The God Who Does Not Repent

Romans 11:25-32

Throughout Romans 9, 10 and 11 Paul has been leading his readers towards the conclusion that God has a future blessing in store for Israel, his ancient people. 726 more words

New Testament

SOAP Journal - 30 September 2016 (Genesis 17:19)

But God said, “No, but Sarah your wife will bear you a son, and you shall call his name Isaac; and I will establish My covenant with him for an everlasting covenant for his descendants after him.” 539 more words