Monthly Archives: September 2015

Genesis 1:26-31 Discussing Marriage in a Mini with My Wife

My wife and I drive in to work together.  She forgot that I can sleep in and woke me up at 4:30 a.m. as per usual.  It was advantageous because we are meant to be preparing for a marriage retreat … Continue reading

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Genesis 20 Part 4 Real Life

Real Life is where a passage from the Bible is meant to be applied.  People can be quite arrogant or ignorant in their use of the phrase ‘real life’.  For example, when I was a student at college, those who … Continue reading

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Genesis 20 Part 3 What’s the Big Idea?

There are all kinds of details in Genesis 20 that someone can choose to talk about.  You could talk about the difference in the opening verses about where Abraham settled and where he did his shepherding.  You could talk about … Continue reading

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Genesis 20 Part 2: The Fear of the Lord

In Genesis 20, Abraham’s excuse for pretending that Sarah is his wife is because he thought there was no fear of God in that country.  He modified his actions because he thought there was no appeal to God.  Without appeal … Continue reading

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Genesis 20 Part 1 Prophets

From there Abraham journeyed towards the territory of the Negeb and lived between Kadesh and Shur; and he sojourned in Gerar. 2 And Abraham said of Sarah his wife, “She is my sister.” And Abimelech king of Gerar sent and took … Continue reading

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Colossians 2:6,7 Bible Memory

So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, 7 rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness. Bible Memory I stood with … Continue reading

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Colossians 4:2-18 Continuous Prayer

2 Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. 3 At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ, on account of which I … Continue reading

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