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Exodus 7-8: First four plagues against Mitsraim (Egypt)

Richard AgeeThe 10 plagues against Mitsraim (Egypt) were judgments against the false deities of the land, to show the descendants of Yisra’el (Israel) and the people of the land Who was the true God.

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Genesis 42, part 3: Yosef foreshadows ‘Savior of the World’

Richard AgeeWe’ve already explored how Yosef’s life parallels that of Yeshua the Messiah. In part 3 of this study of Genesis 42 [see parts 1 and 2], we explore the another parallel in the ancient Egyptian name of Yosef (Joseph) and in the three days of imprisonment of his brothers.

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Genesis 30:25-chapter 31: Laban and Ya’akov’s final covenant

Richard AgeeWhy is this dissertation of ancient livestock breeding techniques recorded? How does Ya’akov’s faith in and obedience to God come through? How does Laban learn to fear God?

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Genesis 1:1 — ‘created’

The second Hebrew word in Genesis 1 — בָּרָא ’bara, “create” — tells us a lot about something that God is creating in us, His body of believers that is unseen, powerful and will get greater over time. Continue reading Genesis 1:1 — ‘created’