Category Archives: God Pleasing Faith

CH 6 Man of Peace

Abram returned to Canaan a changed man. He had assumed the worst of the Egyptians and then lied to protect himself from a perceived threat of death. If Abram had believed God told him the truth, there would have been … Continue reading

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Chapter 5: Abram Learns His Worth

Abram’s obedience to God handed him a tall glass of bitter water to drink. He traveled to Canaan looking for a city built by God (Hebrews 11:10). When he arrived, all God talked about was giving land to one of … Continue reading

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Chapter 4: He Spoke

When God saw Abram had obeyed his instructions to go “to a land I will show you” or as we learned in the last chapter “go to a land I will see you” God spoke to Abram a second time … Continue reading

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Chapter 3: He Saw

God appeared to Abram sometime during the first sixty years of his life. The details of this appearance are sparse. Four sentences spoken by Stephen in Acts chapter 7 reveal that God appeared to Abram before his family moved to … Continue reading

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Chapter 2: What is Faith?

The faith taught in my church was no more persuasive than the Theory of Evolution that I learned in school. Most of my church friends eventually abandoned the faith. The experience I had with God before I walked into a … Continue reading

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Chapter 1: Contending for Faith

Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt I had to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to the saints (Jude … Continue reading

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