I discuss the connections between Saul of Tarsus and King Saul.
In this, the final part of my series on the story of the family of Abraham, I discuss what relevance it might have for us today.
Today, I discuss a few of the echoes of the Genesis narrative in later stories in Scripture.
What’s the significance of David and Jonathan’s friendship? Is there something more significant in terms of redemptive history or biblical theology that warrants it being highlighted so frequently and with such strong terms?
I discuss Genesis 48 and Jacob’s faith in blessing the sons of Joseph.
Today, I discuss Genesis 38 and the story of Judah and Tamar.
Today, I discuss Genesis 36 and Edom as Israel’s twin.
Today, I discuss Genesis 35, as Jacob journeys southward in stages from Shechem to Hebron. This passage is punctuated by the deaths of Deborah, Rachel, and Isaac, the birth of Benjamin, and the rebellion of Reuben.
I discuss Genesis 33 and the reconciliation of Jacob and Esau.
Today, I discuss Genesis 32, where Jacob prepares to encounter Esau and wrestles with God at the Jabbok.