Here are the Blogs in the Book of Genesis
Saturday, 17 January 2015
What are the character qualities of Jacob, Joseph, and Joseph's brothers that can be seen in Genesis 42:1-38?
1 When Jacob learned that there was grain in Egypt, he said to his sons, "Why do you keep looking at each other? 2 Listen," he went on, "I have heard there is grain in Egypt. Go down there ...Read More...
Posted on 01/17/2015 5:59 AM by Larry G
Monday, 10 February 2014
God and Abraham have come a long way together. At age seventy-five Abraham left Haran, and at age one hundred he finally had Isaac. But he had seventy-five more years in which to walk with the Lord and raise the child of promise (Genesis 25:7). What has twenty-five years of wandering ...Read More...
Posted on 02/10/2014 2:34 PM by Larry G
Friday, 7 February 2014
God sovereignly excluded Ishmael and his descendants from His covenant people. However, how did God treat the people He set aside (Genesis 21:12-21)?
12 But God said to Abraham, "Be not displeased because of the boy and because of your slave woman. Whatever Sarah ...Read More...
Posted on 02/07/2014 2:09 PM by Larry G
Friday, 10 January 2014
The ten righteous people of Genesis 18:32 shrank to three pathetic ones by Genesis 19:30. Why did God save Lot and his daughters (Genesis 19:29)?
So when God destroyed the cities of the plain, He remembered Abraham, and he brought Lot out of the catastrophe that overthrew ...Read More...
Posted on 01/10/2014 8:33 AM by Larry G
Sunday, 21 July 2013
What good qualities of Noah can we observe in Genesis 6:9-8:20?
It is interesting that if we look at Genesis 6:8, we are told that Noah found favor or “grace” in the eyes of the LORD. Grace isn’t something that is earned; it is something that is given. Noah is righteous ...Read More...
Posted on 07/21/2013 5:56 PM by Larry G
Saturday, 20 July 2013
How did Noah display the trait of “holy fear” (Genesis 6:9-8:20)?
Interesting that in the beginning of this passage, we are told that Noah was a “just man.” Then we are told that the earth was corrupt; men were corrupt, all flesh, everything was corrupt; and as a result ...Read More...
Posted on 07/20/2013 5:51 PM by Larry G
Friday, 19 July 2013
Question: Hebrews 11:7 also commends Noah’s “holy fear.” What is holy fear?
Hebrews 11:7(New King James Version/NKJV) -- By faith Noah, being divinely warned of things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his household, by which he condemned ...Read More...
Posted on 07/19/2013 5:44 PM by Larry G
Thursday, 18 July 2013
Hebrews 11:7 commends Noah for his “faith.” From Hebrews 11:1, 7 and Genesis 6:9-8:20, record all the ways Noah showed faith in God.
Hebrews 11:1, 7
1 Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen….. 7 By faith Noah, ...Read More...
Posted on 07/18/2013 8:10 AM by Larry G
Sunday, 7 July 2013
Question: Why did Enoch receive special treatment? (Explain from Genesis 5:24 and Hebrews 11:5-6.)
Genesis 5:22-24 — 22 Enoch walked with God after he fathered Methuselah 300 years and had other sons and daughters. 23 Thus all the days of Enoch were 365 years. 24 Enoch walked ...Read More...
Posted on 07/07/2013 11:46 AM by Larry Gonzales