The Faith of Abraham

In these posts I have talked about faith before.[1] And with good reason, because faith is one of the cornerstones of Christianity. We are justified before God because of our faith.[2] Indeed, the author of Hebrews tells us that “without faith it is impossible to please” God.[3] In chapter four Read more…

Be a Blessing

In Genesis chapter 12, God tells Abram—whose name would soon change to Abraham[1]—to leave his country and his relatives, and go to “the land which I will show you.”[2] Several promises follow these instructions. God ends those promises by saying “in you all the families of the earth will be Read more…