Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 15

This entry is part 15 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 14: A joyous event of children begins, and Jacob is blessed with 12 children from 4 different women. Jacob struggles through all of his uncle’s deceit and God instruct him to depart. Jacob is free from the bondage of Laban his uncle. He takes his family and all his possessions and leaves to […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 14

This entry is part 14 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 13: Jacob is tricked into marrying Laban’s 2 daughters arranging for Rachel only and 7 years of service. Jacob reluctantly agrees to stay because of the love he has for Rachel. Part 14 Now the babies begin! Rachel and Leah get into a battle for Jacob’s love and both want babies by their […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 13

This entry is part 13 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 12: Isaac is tricked by his son Jacob and gives him the blessing of God, rather than his favorite son Esau. Rebecca instructs Jacob in this deceit because she is aware of God’s plan: “And the Lord said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of people shall […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 12

This entry is part 12 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 11: Eliezer delivers Rebekah to Isaac after having a successful adventure to Abraham’s kindred. After being barren for a while, they successfully have twins. Jacob and Esau, twin brothers, are born of the promised seed; Isaac. In their youth, Jacob gave unto Esau some of his lentils and Esau gave Jacob his […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 11

This entry is part 11 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 10: Abraham finally has the son God has promised him in his old age; 100 years old. Isaac grows to be a strong boy. God tempts Abraham and tells him to go up on the mountain and give Isaac as a burnt offering. Abraham is obedient. When asked by Isaac where the […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 10

This entry is part 10 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 9: God gives Abram a new name, Abraham, and a covenant relationship. This covenant is sealed with a sign or token, circumcision. The bible tells us: “He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God; And being fully persuaded that, what he […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 9

This entry is part 9 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 8: Because of the bravery of Abram, Lot and his family are saved. A battle between 9 kings took place and Lot was taken. We see the character of Abram when he chooses to go to battle for his nephew instead of being a coward. “Blessed are they which are persecuted for […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 8

This entry is part 8 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of part 7: Abram, Sarai, and Lot have made themselves comfortable in the land God called Abram out to. They have gone through many obstacles along the way and are faced with new ones in their current locations. Did Abram seek God? Or did God seek Abram? Those were the questions presented last week […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 7

This entry is part 7 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 6: Noah and his family took a cruise. He saved his house; as he’d set out to do. The time for preaching was over, only action proved those that should be saved. “The like figure whereunto even baptism doth also now save us (not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 6

This entry is part 6 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 5: Enoch was taken because he “walked with God”. He prophesied: Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints, To execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard speeches which […]