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Contains lessons 14-17.
Bible First is a gateway into a world that few people have ever explored. In just 20 short lessons, you'll experience an exciting tour of Genesis, the first of 66 books which make up the Bible. Genesis is a foundational narrative which provides the key to unlocking the mysteries of Scripture. Who is God? Does He care about our world? If God is sovereign, why does he allow evil? Does God want to have a relationship with me and, if so, how do I find Him?
The answers to these and many other fundamental questions are revealed as Bible First takes you step by step through the stories of Creation, Adam and Eve, the Fall, Noah and the Great Flood, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and the Patriarchs.
As you progress through each lesson in this course, you'll find detailed explanations of major Bible events, enlightening comparisons with New Testament passages, intriguing scientific facts, stunning archaeological research and more. At the conclusion of each lesson, you'll have the chance to verify your comprehension by answering questions relating to the material you studied.
Prepare to be amazed, shocked, thrilled and transformed as you embark on a journey that will introduce you not only to the greatest Book ever written, but also to its Author.
Table of Contents
Lesson 14: Isaac
- A Son by Sarah
- Hagar is Cast Out
- The Two Covenants
- God Delivers Hagar and Ishmael
- Abraham Makes a Covenant with Abimelech
- God Tests Abraham’s Faith
- Salvation by Substitute
- Comparing Scripture with Scripture
- God Reaffirms His Promises
Lesson 15: Isaac and His Family
- The Death and Burial of Sarah
- A Wife for Isaac
- The Servant Meets Rebekah
- The Servant Meets Rebekah’s Family
- Isaac and Rebekah are Married
- The Death of Abraham
- Jacob and Esau
- Esau Sells his Birthright
- God’s Rejection of Esau
- Isaac’s Travels
Lesson 16: Jacob, Part 1
- Jacob Steals Esau’s Blessing
- Jacob’s Dream at Bethel
- Jacob and Rachel
- The Deceiver is Deceived
- Culture vs. Scripture
- Jacob’s Family
- Jacob’s Agreement with Laban
- Jacob’s Reliance on God’s Promise
- Jacob’s Rods: Science or Superstition?
- Selective Breeding
- The Folly of the Prenatal Influence Theory
- “Set the Faces” — The Bible Defines Itself
- Jacob’s Rods: A Summary
- God Blesses Jacob
Lesson 17: Jacob, Part 2
- Jacob Flees from Laban
- Jacob Cries out for Deliverance from Esau
- Jacob’s Midnight Struggle
- The Mysterious Wrestler: Angel or Deity?
- Jacob Meets Esau
- The Massacre of the Shechemites
- Jacob’s Return to Bethel
- The Birth of Benjamin
- The Twelve Tribes of Israel
- The Death of Isaac