MAMRE IN HEBRON

Now the Lord appeared to Abraham by the terebinth trees of Mamre [in Hebron], while he was sitting at the tent door in the heat of the day. When he raised his eyes and looked up, behold, three men were standing [a little distance] from him. When he saw them, he ran from the tent…

The Principle of Saving and the Power of Time.

There is precious treasure and oil in the house of the wise [who prepare for the future], But a short-sighted and foolish man swallows it up and wastes it.Proverbs 21:20 (AMP) Part of stewardship or management is saving the surplus for a raining day. This verse reminds me of the parable of the unjust steward,…

YOUR GIFT GIVEN IN LOVE, BRINGS YOU FROM PRISON TO PALACE.

Then Pharaoh sent and called for Joseph, and they hurriedly brought him out of the dungeon; and when Joseph shaved himself and changed his clothes [making himself presentable], he came to Pharaoh. Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I have dreamed a dream, and there is no one who can interpret it; and I have heard it…

IN PRISON BUT FREE INDEED.

Now some time later, the cupbearer (butler) and the baker for the king of Egypt offended their lord, Egypt’s king. Pharaoh (Sesostris II) was extremely angry with his two officials, the chief of the cupbearers and the chief of the bakers. He put them in confinement in the house of the captain of the guard,…

FROM JACOB TO ISRAEL TO ISRAELITES.

…offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac. And God spoke to Israel in visions of the night and said, “Jacob, Jacob!” And he said, “Here I am.” And He said, “I am God, the God of your father; do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for I will make you (your…

DON’T REACT, PRAY FOR THE LORD’S COUNSEL INSTEAD.

Then they took Joseph’s tunic, slaughtered a male goat and dipped the tunic in the blood; and they brought the multi-coloured tunic to their father, saying, “We have found this; please examine it and decide whether or not it is your son’s tunic.” He recognized it and said, “It is my son’s tunic. A wild…

HOW TO WORSHIP THE LORD

So Israel set out with all that he had, and came to Beersheba [where both his father and grandfather had worshiped God], and offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac. And God spoke to Israel in visions of the night … Genesis 46:1(AMP) Today’s devotion simply magnifies the grace of God, His heart…

BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO HAVE NOT SEEN AND YET HAVE BELIEVED

So they went up from Egypt, and came to the land of Canaan to Jacob their father, and they said to him, “Joseph is still alive, and indeed he is ruler over all the land of Egypt.” But Jacob was stunned and his heart almost stopped beating, because he did not believe them. When they…

THE TENT WORLD

Faith motivated Abraham to obey God’s call and leave the familiar to discover the territory he was destined to inherit from God. So he left with only a promise and without even knowing ahead of time where he was going, Abraham stepped out in faith. He lived by faith as an immigrant in his promised…

WALK BY FAITH AND NOT BY SIGHT

When the chief baker saw that the interpretation [of the dream] was good, he said to Joseph, “I also dreamed… Genesis 40:16(AMP) Before interpreting any dream, Joseph acknowledged God. He said, “Do not interpretations belong to God? Please tell me [your dreams]”. The butler immediately began to tell Joseph his dream. His actions revealed his…