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The Burning Bush

The Burning Bush Exodus 3:1 - 4:17 Moses was faithfully tending the flocks of his father-in-law on the far side of the desert. He came to a mountain, which is referred to as the mountain of...

Moses is Exiled

Moses is Exiled Exodus 2:11-25 From Moses' growing up years till now, he has been a resident and quite possibly a "prince" in the land of Egypt living in the household of Pharaoh (much of these...

Birth of Moses

Birth of Moses Exodus 2:1-10 The backdrop for this story occurs in the chapter preceding (obviously). The king of Egypt has issued a decree that all Hebrew boys upon birth are to be thrown into the...

Israelites in Slavery in Egypt

Israelites in Slavery in Egypt Exodus 1:1-22 The book of Exodus opens up after some 400 years since the close of the book of Genesis. During the time and rule of Joseph alongside of Pharaoh king...

Joseph’s Family Comes to Egypt

Joseph's Family Comes to Egypt Genesis 42:1—46:7 Joseph is second-in-charge of Egypt—Vice-Pharaoh. The land had just recently undergone seven years of great abundance and was now just a little into the seven years of severe famine....

Joseph’s Slavery Ends

Joseph's Slavery Ends Genesis 41:1-57 Joseph's life has been a wild roller coaster ride—up and down, up and down, loopy loop. Will things ever work out for the man the Lord has favor on? Two full...

Joseph’s Slavery in Jail

Joseph's Slavery in Jail Genesis 39:20—40:23 Joseph just cannot catch a break! His brothers threw him in a well and sold him as a slave, was elevated to "head" slave only to be demoted to bottom-of-the-totem-pole...

Joseph’s Slavery at Potiphar’s House

Joseph's Slavery at Potiphar's House Genesis 39:1-20 Joseph is stuck in slavery. How would you be feeling? Your brothers hated you so much that they threw you into a pit and sold you off to some...

Joseph’s Journey to Slavery

Joseph's Journey to Slavery Genesis 37:1-36 Jacob was third in line from the promise of God. The first was Abraham who the Lord told would have descendants as many as the sand on the seashore and...

Jacob Goes Back to the Land and Wrestles

Jacob Goes Back to the Land and Wrestles Genesis 31:1—33:20; 35:1-15 I wonder if deception is a theme in the life of Jacob? It seems to crop up a lot in the biblical stories about him....

Jacob’s Dream and Marriage

Jacob's Dream and Marriage Genesis 29:1— 30:24 Esau is after Jacob. If everything that was rightfully yours was stolen from you, you'd be pretty upset. Jacob had lied and deceived and tricked his father, Isaac, into...

Jacob and His Brother Esau

Jacob and His Brother Esau Genesis 25:19-34; 27:1-41 Isaac and Rebekah were married when Isaac was forty years old. Rebekah, however, was not able to have children "because she was barren" (Gen 25:21). Isaac prayed to...

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