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  • Name Changer (Week 3)

    Name Changer
     (Week 3)

    July 22: Drama To Dreamer

                   

    After his lies, deceit, and dishonor, Jacob flees for his life and finds…a forgiving God. Jacob’s dream not only inspired a classic song, but also teaches us a classic truth—there is a way for sinners to be with God. Jesus’ words prove that the same is true for “Jacobs” today. He is the true stairway to heaven!

  • Name Changer (Week 2)

    Name Changer
     (Week 2)

    July 15: Deceiver To Disciple

                   

    Sometimes sin is our own idea. And sometimes mom leads us into temptation. Rebekah, the “godly” wife of Isaac, is willing to deceive her own husband to steal a blessing for her favorite child. This story shows us that while parents are to be honored, they are not always to be imitated. We are invited to reflect on the spiritual climate of our homes and remember Jesus, who was willing to disobey the mother who tried to stop his Messianic ministry.

  • Name Changer (Week 1)

    Name Changer
     (Week 1)

    July 8: Impulsive To Heir

                   

    The first story of Jacob is a sad sign of things to come. Despite God’s promise to bless this younger brother, the “heel-grabber” Jacob uses his intelligence to hustle his older brother. What might seem small, however, starts a pattern of behavior that will ruin Jacob’s family and nearly destroy his life. This account warns us of the “small sins” that will become a pattern of something greater. Finally, it serves as a contrast with Jesus, the “older brother” who chose to give up his birthright of blessing to foolish sinners like us.

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