Tag Archives: Ishmael

Follow Me: A Promise Fulfilled

Observations as I follow God through the Chronological Bible Genesis 21[1] Twenty-five years after Abraham arrived in Canaan his barren wife Sarah gave birth to a son. Sarah was thrilled. She credited God for her joy and then asked a … Continue reading

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Follow Me: Circumcision

Observations as I follow God through the Chronological Bible Genesis 17[1] God appeared to Abram a year before Sarai became pregnant to set things in order. When he finished telling Abram each person’s responsibilities, Abram, now called Abraham, treated God … Continue reading

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Follow Me: Blameless

Observations as I follow God through the Chronological Bible Genesis 17[1] God had a lot to say to Abram in Chapter 17. He started the conversation with a rebuke. I am Almighty; walk before me faithfully and be blameless. Then … Continue reading

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Follow Me: Abused

Observations as I follow God through the Chronological Bible Genesis 16[1] Ten years after Abram and Sarai moved to Canaan, God came to Abram in a vision promising protection and reward. He also made a covenant with Abram to guarantee … Continue reading

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CH 13 The Same Day

 “Then God said to Abraham, As for Sarai your wife, you shall not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall be her name.  And I will bless her and also give you a son by her; then I will bless … Continue reading

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CH 10 God Almighty

… Abram named his son, whom Hagar bore, Ishmael. Abram was eighty-six years old when Hagar bore Ishmael to Abram. When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the Lord appeared to Abram and said to him, “I am Almighty God; walk … Continue reading

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CHAPTER 1 CHILDREN OF PROMISE

Children of Promise examines how God’s thoughts differ from ours, identifies who the children of promise are and how we can understand God’s plan for his children. The city Abraham looked for is proposed as a key that unlocks our … Continue reading

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