We want God to be part of our lives because we want better lives. With God, life is better. But better does not necessarily mean free of struggles or even ‘easier.’ As revealed in God’s Promise to Abraham, his descendants would go through great struggles as part of the Promise. Struggles will be part of […]

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Genesis 14 “Relationships as Alliances”

Genesis 14:17-24   When Lot was captured, Abram set out to rescue him from his enemies. In so doing, he happened to help out some of the local kings. When Melchizedek, king and high priest of Salem, offers him his due reward of the land he liberated, Abram declines it. Abram could have owned a large portion of the Promised Land after conquering […]

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