Monthly Archives: February 2012

Gen devos 36-40

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 36 Food for Thought: Esau’s descendants… I will be the first to admit, this is not one of my favorite chapters in the Bible. Esau’s descendants are listed, and the area where they lived is … Continue reading

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Gen devos 31-35

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 31 Food for Thought: Run Forrest run… If you have ever seen the movie Forrest Gump, you will remember that Forrest seems to always be running. In our readings about Jacob he too does a … Continue reading

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Gen devos 26-30

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 26 Food for Thought: Abrahamic echoes…. When you read Genesis 26, I think you are meant to hear an echo of Abraham. Notice the chapter opens with Isaac encountering a famine (similar to Gen 13), … Continue reading

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Gen devos 21-25

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 21 Food for Thought: The moment we’ve all been waiting for… I know we are only 21 chapters into the book of Genesis, but ever since Gen 12 and the call of Abram, and the … Continue reading

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Gen devos 16-20

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 16 Food for Thought: God hears and God sees… Remember the promise to Abram in Gen 12:2-3. The tail end of the promise to Abram in Gen 12 is that all the people on the … Continue reading

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Gen devos 11-15

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 11 Food for Thought: The first playhouse…? Have you ever built a playhouse? I did. When my cousins and I were younger, we would look for scrap wood behind my grandpas’ shed, old boxes, or … Continue reading

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Gen devos 6-10

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 6 Food for Thought: From the Garden to the flood… Remember the Garden was good, there was peace between God and humanity, and now by Genesis 6 the story has taken a dramatic turn for … Continue reading

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Gen devos ch. 1-5

Daily reading: Read Genesis chapter 1 The Beginning Before the beginning of what we know as Earth, God was.  He has always been.  He will always be.  He is God.  Before He created anything, all that existed was God and … Continue reading

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Genesis devotionals: introduction

We have as a congregation been working our way through the book of Genesis this year so far. I have been asked to write a daily devotional. I want to share chapters 1-40 here. The next several blog posts will … Continue reading

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