By James Reapsome
This learn of Abraham's existence offers readers an in-depth glimpse into the lifetime of Abraham, and indicates them what real religion feels like for modern day Christians.
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There is more than enough in each assigned passage to keep your group productively occupied for one session. Sticking to the passage saves the group from insecurity and confusion. 3. Avoid the temptation to bring up those fascinating tangents that don’t really grow out of the passage you are discussing. If the topic is of common interest, you can bring it up later in informal conversation following the study. Meanwhile, help each other stick to the subject! 4. Encourage each other to participate.
In what specific details did God honor Abraham’s faith in this matter? 12. Although our customs for marriage are different than in Abraham’s day, how can our commitment to God’s good and perfect will affect our thinking about this crucial decision? What steps of faith do parents have to take when their children get ready to marry? 13. Reflect on Abraham’s spiritual maturity and confidence in the Lord. How do you account for his clear-cut avoidance of Canaanite women and his confidence that God would guide his servant?