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The Sale of the Savior

The Lord revealed to Joseph that the Lord was going to use him in a marvelous way, that he would be a savior of sorts, but between the time he innocently went looking for his brothers in Dothan and the fulfillment of the dream there was much humiliation and danger to be endured as the Lord prepared him for that great act of deliverance.

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A Tale of Two Appeals

In the appeals of Judah, we see a picture of person and work of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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The Faith of the Matriarch Tamar

Genesis 38 vividly portrays the power of sin among Jacob's descendants as Judah falls deep and deeper into sin. Tamar, by contrast, demonstrates her faith in God's promises to Abraham's seed through desperately clinging to her position as matriarch of Judah's heir, and she sees God's blessing through the unusual birth of her twin sons. 

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Sojourning before Pagans

1 Peter 2 proclaims Christians the new people of God, and exhorts them to live accordingly as sojourners and exiles, with exemplary lives before unbelievers. Genesis 20 shows how the original sojourner, Abraham, failed to do this, yet also displays God’s common grace.

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Jacob’s Ladder and the Gospel

Like his grandfather Abraham, Jacob has nothing in his waking world to guarantee his role as promise-receiver and promise-bearer.  Yet God interrupts his scheming and shame to introduce him to his new world of the gospel.

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Genesis 22 - Abraham’s Faith

Dr. Estelle looks at Gen. 22 and explores the exact nature of Abraham’s faith as seen in this passage and Christ as the ultimate answer to his “problem.”

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Named and Desired

Guests, Evan Gear   |   February 28, 2017   |   Old Testament, Genesis   |  Type: Morning Devotions Series

 In our task of theological education and preparation for the ministry we often sense a feeling of need, a desire for more.  

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The Wisdom of Abraham

Resident Faculty, Joshua J. Van Ee   |   December 15, 2014   |   Old Testament, Genesis   |  Type: Interviews, Office Hours Podcast

Office Hours talks with Dr. Joshua J. Van Ee about The Wisdom of Abraham

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The Bible and Law

Office Hours talks with Dr. David M. VanDrunen about a recent volume he co-edited with Robert F. Cochran entitled Law and the Bible: Justice, Mercy and Legal Institutions.

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Genesis 3:21-24

The acts of God in clothing Adam and Eve and their subsequent extirpation from the garden are chiefly merciful acts.

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Genesis 3:16-19

The act of Adam renaming his wife Eve is significant because it refers to something new in the redemptive purpose of God.

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Genesis 3:14-15

The Lord responds to Adam and Eve's sin in justice and mercy, anticipating the cosmic battle between Messiah and Satan.

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Genesis 3:8-13

Restoration and recovery can be attributed only to the intervention of God and only because he is the Lord God.

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Genesis 3:1-8

Resident Faculty, Hywel R. Jones   |   February 16, 2009   |   Old Testament, Genesis   |  Type: Morning Devotions Series, Genesis 3

When Adam and Eve demoted God they demeaned themselves.

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Genesis 3:6

Resident Faculty, Hywel R. Jones   |   December 1, 2008   |   Old Testament, Genesis   |  Type: Morning Devotions Series, Genesis 3

Evil cannot be addressed unless sin is delt with.

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