Genesis Patriarchs 38:1-40:23

May 6th, 2022 | By

Genesis 38, 39, 40: These chapters contrast the egregious immorality of Judah with the faithful loyalty of Joseph to His God.

Genesis Patriarchs 35:1-37:11

Apr 22nd, 2022 | By

Rachel gives birth to Benjamin, tragically dies, while Isaac dies as well, setting the stage for the rise of Joseph.

Genesis Patriarchs 34:1-35:5

Apr 8th, 2022 | By

Jacob’s daughter, Dinah, is raped by a Canaanite leader; as spiritual leader of his family, Jacob does nothing but his sons respond with an evil act of vengeance.

Genesis Patriarchs 32:1-33:20

Apr 1st, 2022 | By

God wrestles with Jacob, breaks him of his rebellious will and changes his name to Israel, after which he is reconciled to Esau in a wonderful demonstration of God’s grace.

Genesis Patriarchs 30:25-31:55

Mar 25th, 2022 | By

Jacob, under God’s protection and care, leaves his uncle Laban, with his wives, his children and wealth, and heads for the Promised Land.

Genesis Patriarchs 29:1-30:24

Mar 18th, 2022 | By

The Birth of Jacob’s children form the basis for the 12 tribes of Israel.

Genesis Patriarchs 28:10-22

Mar 11th, 2022 | By

In a dream, God renews the Abrahamic Covenant with Jacob, after which Jacob worships God, changes the name of a Canaanite sanctuary city Luz to Bethel. and makes a vow to God.

Genesis Patriarchs 27:1-46

Mar 4th, 2022 | By

In collusion with his mother, Rebekah, Jacob, impersonating his brother Esau, lies (twice) to Isaac, his father, inorder to receive the blessing of the firstborn.

Genesis Patriarchs 25:1-34

Feb 25th, 2022 | By

As Abraham dies, Issac, the new patriarch, struggles with the same sins as his dad, but sees his two sons, Jacob and Esau born–and the battle between the two begins.

Genesis Patriarchs 24:1-67

Feb 18th, 2022 | By

Abraham sends his servant to find a wife for his son, Isaac, and God’s loyal, covenant love and providence are clearly evident throughout the entire process.