Genesis 25:21 ESV
And Isaac prayed to the LORD for his wife, because she was barren. And the LORD granted his prayer, and Rebekah his wife conceived.
11. Jacob and Esau (Genesis 25:19-34; 27:1-40)
Lesson PPT TITLE Main Point: Abiding in God is the key to peace and wisdom. PPT VERSE Key Verse: Dont worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done. Then you will experience Gods peace, which exceeds anything we ca...
1. Experiencing Gods Promises (Genesis 25:19-28)
This is the account of Isaac, the son of Abraham. Abraham became the father of Isaac. When Isaac was forty years old, he married Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan Aram and sister of Laban the Aramean. Isaac prayed to the Lord on behalf of his wife because s...
What was the story of Jacob and Esau?
What was the story of Jacob and Esau? What can we learn from the account of Jacob and Esau?
9. Tough Questions Raised by the Death of a Five-Month-Old Fetus
Background: This is the text of a funeral message delivered for a five-month-old fetus. The mother went for her regular check-up and the doctor found no heartbeat. It is at a time like this, a time of apparent tragedy and human suffering, that some of the most important question...
Who was Rebekah in the Bible?
Who was Rebekah (Rebecca) in the Bible? How did Rebekah come to be married to Isaac?
31. The Battle of the Brides (Genesis 29:31-30:24)
(A Study of Love, Sex, Marriage, and Children) Introduction One of my seminary professors, Dr. Bruce Waltke, used to compare Isaac with Jacob by likening Isaac to a slow leak, while Jacob was a blow-out. Thats not bad, and neither is it far from the truth. The story of Jacobs mar...
How should a Christian deal with infertility?
How should a Christian deal with infertility / barrenness / childlessness? Why does God allow Christian couples to be infertile?