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Genesis 34, Part 1

April 11, 2012
In Genesis 34, the flaws in the character of Jacob become glaringly apparent. His family is dysfunctional, and his passive parenting has made his sons into deceivers like he is.
References: Genesis 34

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Jacob was facing an encounter with Esau, the brother he had cheated out of an inheritance. His fear drove him to his knees. He realized his own unworthiness, and he asked God to deliver him.
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Jacob learned that when he was weak, he was made strong. Often, the Lord gets hold of us in the midst of suffering. We may endure steady adversity so that we will always depend on Him.
April 5, 2012
When Jacob rebuked Laban in Genesis 31, he thought his indignation was righteous, but it wasn’t. He didn’t have all the facts. We should always think twice before we lash out.
April 4, 2012
God wanted Jacob to go back home, but Jacob left without telling his father-in-law because he was afraid. Fear will keep you from fulfilling what God has for you.
April 3, 2012
In Genesis 31, as Jacob packs up his family and leaves to head home, God confirms His will to Jacob through circumstances and His Word. How can we know God's will for our lives?
April 2, 2012
Jacob’s family life that was unsatisfying, but so was his work life. His boss was his father-in-law, and they didn’t trust each other. But this story shows that God can take the worst situation and make the best of it.
March 30, 2012
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March 29, 2012
God uses the foolish things of the world to confound the wise. He used the superstitious relatives of Jacob to do a powerful work in the midst of human failure.
March 28, 2012
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Study through the Bible verse by verse. Host Skip Heitzig is senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

About Skip Heitzig

Skip Heitzig ministers to over 15,000 people as senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque. He reaches out to thousands across the nation and throughout the world through his multimedia ministry. He is the author of several books including The Bible from 30,000 Feet, Defying Normal, You Can Understand the Book of Revelation, and How to Study the Bible and Enjoy It. He has also published over two dozen booklets in the Lifestyle series, covering aspects of Christian living. He serves on several boards, including Samaritan's Purse and Harvest.

Skip and his wife, Lenya, and son and daughter-in-law, Nathan and Janaé, live in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Skip and Lenya are the proud grandparents of Seth Nathaniel and Kaydence Joy.

 

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