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A New Name

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When Abram was ninety-nine years old the Lord appeared to Abram and said to him, “I am God Almighty; walk before me, and be blameless, that I may make my covenant between me and you, and may multiply you greatly.” Then Abram fell on his face. 525 more words

Abraham commanded to offer Isaac

Why did God ask Abraham to perform human sacrifice? God did not want Isaac to die, but he wanted Abraham to sacrifice Isaac in his heart so it would be clear that Abraham loved God. 842 more words

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Dream Live Thrive the Dherbs Battlefield: 159 Pounds Down And Counting

Had an unexpected great day- well, I guess I kind of expected it. The morning started with prayer and devotion then I took another nap J then got up and dressed, ready for the day. 466 more words

The Skin I LIve In

Bless #1Word5voices

Bless #1Word5voices

Bless.

What are you thankful for? Your health? That your kids are safe? A roof over your head? A meal in your belly three times a day? 208 more words

Sarah Laughed at God -- Gen 17:1-7, 15-16; Mk 8:31-38 -- March 1, 2015

Our readings this morning are woven around the theme of how God’s promises to Abraham and Sarah emerge through the community of faith, and through the journey of faith. 654 more words

Sermons

Abraham and the Love of God

Abraham, by Sufjan Stevens, ends with these words:

    Abraham

  Put off on your son

Take instead the ram

   Until Jesus comes

Abraham lived around 2000 B.C.E. 1,645 more words

Faith

Testing: One, Two, Three

From the time I was a little girl studying what was called Bible History at my Catholic elementary school, I always heartily disliked one story in the Bible. 596 more words

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