Category Archives: God Pleasing Faith

CH 09 Louder Than Words

Most would agree with the familiar saying, “Actions speak louder than words.” If you really want to know the truth about someone, you need to consider what they DO, not just what they SAY! And I think we’d also agree … Continue reading

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CH 8 Heaven’s Address

But Abram said, “Sovereign Lord, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who will inherit my estate is Eliezer of Damascus?” (Genesis 15:2 NIV) According to the Reese Chronological Bible, God appeared to Abram in … Continue reading

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CH 7 Man of War

After Abram’s foray into Egypt, his relationship with God changed. He no longer struggled in partial obedience. God had commanded that Abram separate from his extended family, yet Abram allowed Lot to follow him to Canaan. Now Lot and Abram … Continue reading

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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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