A True Beginning – Like Father, Like Son (Genesis 26:1-35)

Genesis 26:1-35 – Like Father, Like Son TOPIC Isaac reacts to different provocations that come against him from famine, fear, foes, and family. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 26:1-35     Proverbs 6:16-19, 12:22     1 Corinthians 10:11     3 John 3-4     Revelation 21:3 FROM THE MESSAGE “Isaac was gracious enough to be trusted by Abimelech, even after being caught […]

A True Beginning – Turning Red (Genesis 25:19-34)

Genesis 25:19-34 – Turning Red TOPIC The family of faith drifts into selfishness, culminating in Jacob’s famous red soup being traded to Esau for his birthright. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 25:19-34     Psalm 84:11     1 Thessalonians 5:17     Hebrews 12:16 FROM THE MESSAGE “There really aren’t a lot of examples of good parents in the Old Testament. A […]

A True Beginning – The Runaway Bride (Genesis 24:1-28)

Genesis 24:1-28 – The Runaway Bride TOPIC Abraham sends his servant to find a wife for Isaac in a faraway country, acting as a type of our service to the Lord and His providence in our lives. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 24:1-28     Proverbs 3:5-6     Mark 9:23     Luke 11:28-29     1 Corinthians 2:9-10, 7:39     Philippians 4:6-7     […]