Browsing All posts tagged under »God«

Exodus 4:5

February 23, 2010


"This," said the LORD, "is so that they may believe that the LORD, the God of their fathers—the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob—has appeared to you." Exodus 4:5   Exodus 4:5 – if this passage of Scripture was a “Friends” TV show episode, I think it would be […]

Genesis 40:23 – Genesis 41:9

January 10, 2010


Genesis 40:23 – Genesis 41:9 23 The chief cupbearer, however, did not remember Joseph; he forgot him. When two full years had passed, Pharaoh had a dream: 9 Then the chief cupbearer said to Pharaoh, "Today I am reminded of my shortcomings.  I am a forgetful person. Anyone who knows me will tell you that. […]

Genesis 24:15

November 16, 2009


Genesis 24:15 Before he had finished praying, Rebekah came out with her jar on her shoulder. (In the voice of a museum tour guide.) "And now ladies and gentlemen, we have the first example in all known history of what the experts call a 'big ol God-sized head fake.'" Just like when I tried out […]

Genesis 18:32

October 13, 2009


Genesis 18:32 Then he said, "May the Lord not be angry, but let me speak just once more. What if only ten can be found there?" He answered, "For the sake of ten, I will not destroy it.  If I ever get the chance to write the little chapter headers for the Bible (i.e. Noah […]

Genesis 18:14

October 8, 2009


Genesis 18:14 Is anything too hard for the LORD ?  And I guess the implied answer to this rhetorical question is “No.” This is a question that is easy to answer on the surface, but a little harder in reality.   We have three daughters at our house. Suzie is the oldest, Mabel is the […]