Tagged with genesis

Genesis 41:9

Genesis 41:9

Genesis 41:9 – Then the chief cupbearer said to Pharaoh, “Today I am reminded of my shortcomings. In today’s study,we will examine the shortcomings of the chief cupbearer – that which he was speaking about, that which he was not speaking about, and that which is similar to ours. Continue reading

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Genesis 32:26

Genesis 32:26

Genesis 32:26 – Then the man said, “Let me go, for it is daybreak.” But Jacob replied, “I will not let you go unless you bless me.” In this study, we will examine the man Jacob and how he, the supplanter, finally became the man who perseveres with God with the end of this wrestle. Continue reading

Genesis 32:25

Genesis 32:25

Genesis 32:25 – When the man saw that he could not overpower him, he touched the socket of Jacob’s hip so that his hip was wrenched as he wrestled with the man. In this study, we will examine the nature of this supernatural encounter, and its impact on Jacob. Continue reading

Genesis 25:31

Genesis 25:31

Genesis 25:31 – Jacob replied, “First sell me your birthright.” In this study, we will liken Esau’s birthright to our Christian identity, and reflect on the modern stews that we have bought using the price of our identity as children of God. Continue reading

Genesis 4:4

Genesis 4:4

Genesis 4:4 – But Abel brought fat portions from some of the firstborn of his flock. The LORD looked with favor on Abel and his offering. In this study we will examine the case of Abel and Cain from another perspective and find out why God looked with favour on Abel and not Cain. Continue reading

Genesis 2:2

Genesis 2:2

Genesis 2:2 – By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. In this study we will examine the importance of the seventh day, and the first set of seven days is crucial as a standard for the millions and millions of seven days that came after that. Continue reading

Genesis 19:26

Genesis 19:26

Genesis 19:26 – But Lot’s wife looked back, and she turned into a pillar of salt. In this study, we will look into the reasons and circumstances that could possibly have led to Lot’s wife making the decision to look back, and how it applies to us. Continue reading

Genesis 1:1

Genesis 1:1

Genesis 1:1 – in the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. This is the very first verse of the Bible, with immense significance, and in this study, we will take an elementary look at the theology behind this verse. Continue reading