John 1:1-2:1, Genesis
Abraham call his wife his sister which was a half lie? His son Isaac
did the same, calling his wife his sister which was a whole lie?
They did it because they misjudged God's faithfulness to protect
them. They thought God wasn't in the land and wanted to save their
neck. Interesting how sin grows. Jacob was know as the
wants to protect he not only can but does.
concerned about sin and how it effects people.
righteous wrath needs to be appeased; and that is what Christ
did. As I John 2:2 says, He, meaning Christ, is the propitiation
(substitute) for our sins to make things right with God.
little sin, all sin is sin.
fact, Genesis 20:7 is the first use of the word prophet when it refers
to Abraham as a prophet.
Ends Where Faith Begins