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Exodus 4:5

February 23, 2010

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"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 50

January 26, 2010

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Genesis 50 So Joseph died at the age of a hundred and ten. And after they embalmed him, he was placed in a coffin in Egypt. Well this took longer than I thought…I stared reading reading through the Bible, to get a little context on th e whole thing on August 25,2009. And now five […]

Genesis 27:20

November 30, 2009

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Genesis 27:20 20 Isaac asked his son, "How did you find it so quickly, my son?" "The LORD your God gave me success," he replied. It is verses like this made me start this whole read through the Bible thing. Because here we are nearing the end of the life  of Isaac, one of the […]

Genesis 26:9

November 20, 2009

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Genesis 26:9 So Abimelech summoned Isaac and said, "She is really your wife! Why did you say, 'She is my sister'?" Isaac answered him, "Because I thought I might lose my life on account of her."  I had to go back and read this a couple of times, because I was thinking "haven't I read […]

Genesis 24:15

November 16, 2009

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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 22:3

November 11, 2009

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Genesis 22:3 Early the next morning Abraham got up and saddled his donkey. He took with him two of his servants and his son Isaac. When he had cut enough wood for the burnt offering, he set out for the place God had told him about. This is, to me, one of the most famous […]