LFM – 7 Feb 2016 Genesis 32:22-31 (NLT) Jacob Wrestles with God 22 During the night Jacob got up and took his two wives, his two servant wives, and his eleven sons and crossed the Jabbok River with them. 23 After taking them to the other side, he sent over all his possessions. 24 This … Continue reading LFM – 2016 Feb 7: Am I still wrestling with God, refusing to surrender to His Love?
Genesis 1 Seems there is a separation between when God created the heavens and the earth and when the earth became formless, empty with darkness covering the deep waters. A gap between vs 1 and 2? Oh, unless God created the earth like that?. . Which seems unlikely given the context of the chapter, but … Continue reading Genesis 1 – Creation, It’s All Good
Of serpents, belly and dust. Of serpents and eagles. Could they be opposites? ...they shall mount up with wings like eagles. Moving above the snake line - the altitude above which snakes cannot survive and hence do not go above ( up a mountain side). Snakes operate best on the ground, on their belly, in … Continue reading Gen 3 (PT3)- Of serpents, belly and dust!
The Lord made clothing from animal skins? Sin kills! An illustration that sin literally kills! The wages of sin is death. An animal was first slaughtered because of man's sin / to cover man's sin ? Someone / something had to be sacrificed to atone for the sin of man and God had to provide … Continue reading Gen 3 (PT2) – Sin Kills!
Genesis 3 The problem of trying to be shrewd - trying to do things ones way and not God's way - pride . Basically it just earns one a curse >> ask the shrewd - est of animals the serpent / devil . Deception strategy of the devil. First strategy of the enemy - Test … Continue reading Gen 3 (PT1)- Of Marriage 101! The Blame Game! Enemy Deception strategy! Amazing Grace
Genesis 5 Adam, Seth......................Noah. God created us in His image. Adam produced a son in his image. Seems to be a trend started.... Whose image am I letting my child take up? God or the devil/ world !? Enoch walked in close fellowship with God. When we walk with God, He leads/ takes us to … Continue reading Genesis 5 – Whose image is my child taking up?
Gen 7 Believe in the Lord Jesus ( our Ark of Salvation) and you and your house shall be saved (Acts 16:31). In the Ark, just like the Passover Blood of the Lamb, all that was under the Blood in the house ( good or bad, Jew or Gentile, clean or unclean) got saved from … Continue reading Genesis 7 – Are You in Yeshua?
Gen 8 =>Law of the spirit of life in Christ Jesus negates the law of sin and death (Rom 8:2). =>Key to life - Jesus. Through Faith by Grace (Jesus). Receiving Jesus and all His blessings through faith by grace (Himself) . Yes, a free gift that I just ( get out of my own … Continue reading Genesis 8- Overwhelmed? Receive the Light (Grace) , don’t fight the darkness!
Gen 9 Am I fruitful and multiplying all the blessings that God has given me to make an enduring impact for His kingdom and for His Glory? The fruit we produce will depend on the vine we attach ourselves to. Bearing good fruit requires us to attach ourselves to the True Vine, Jesus Christ (John … Continue reading Gen 9 – Am I unknowingly invoking curses upon my life by simply despising leadership?
Gen 10 Shem >> Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, Aram >>>>Aram >> Uz, Hul, Gether, Mash >>>>Arphaxad >> Shelah, Eber >>>>>>Eber >> Peleg, Joktan >>>>>>>> Joktan >> Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, Obal, Abimael, Sheba, Orphir, Havilah, Jobab Ham >> Cush, Mizraim, Put, Canaan. >>>>Cush >> Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, Sabteca >>>Nimrod >>>>>>Raamah … Continue reading Gen 10 : Is my life leaving a testimony and a family legacy for Christ?