Come along for the 31 days of December, as we look at the familiar Christmas story and season in a slightly different way. The story of Jesus and the meaning behind the celebration of Christmas is woven throughout the entire Bible – from the beginning of […]
Come along for the 31 days of December, as we look at the familiar Christmas story and season in a slightly different way. The story of Jesus and the meaning behind the celebration of Christmas is woven throughout the entire Bible – from the beginning of […]
Two thousand years passed between the time of Adam and Eve and when Abraham arrived on the scene. That was a long time from the first prophecy given in Genesis 3:15. God was certainly patient! Almost everything we know about these first 2000 years of humanity […]
Abraham is chosen by God and becomes the patriarch of the nation of Israel. His son Isaac marries Rebekah and they have twin sons, Jacob and Esau. A family feud develops between the two brothers which lasts for centuries, and it even has a connection to […]
From the time of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, the nation of Israel had increased to over a million people. Their large numbers were seen as a threat and they were held captive in Egypt for 400 years until God calls Moses to lead the people out […]
This is one of my favorite, little-known stories in the Bible, and yet it makes all the difference in the world. The plot begins to thicken as the fate of the nation of Israel and the much-talked about prophecy of the Messiah seems doomed. The nation […]
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