Abraham’s Covenant Advances: from Judges to Kings

admin/ June 26, 2013

From his initial calling in Ur, Abraham’s descendants have endured a long and arduous journey filled with challenges from Canaan down to Egypt and back. Our timeline shows a lapse of some nearly 800 years have passed. What can we learn from this almost glacial pace in God’s plan unfolding for Israel?  Why so long a time to fulfill the

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Exodus: You Can’t Go Home Again

admin/ June 26, 2013

In the book of Exodus, the pharaoh finally relents.  He acknowledges that Yahweh has bested him and has powers he cannot match.  He tells Moses they can go.  The Hebrews, following instructions, leave — along with the treasures of their Egyptian neighbors.  Leviticus 18:24-30 tells us that THE LORD was ready to judge the Canaanites and give their land away

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