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  • Jacob Lesson 9 – You won’t go empty-handed

    (Read Genesis 31:33-42) Discussion points Laban went into Jacob’s tent being confident that his idols had been stolen. He made a thorough search of all the tents.(v33-34) Rachel had taken the household idols, put them in the camel’s saddle, and […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 8 – Put Away Your Idols

    (Read Genesis 31:17-32) Discussion points Jacob returned to Canaan (the promised land) together with all that he had. (v17 – 18) Rachel stole her father’s household gods when he was away. (v19) Jacob secretly left Paddan Aram without any goodbyes […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 7 – The Unchanging Changer

    (Read Genesis 31:1-16) Discussion points When Laban’s sons saw how prosperous Jacob had become, they became jealous and started to despise him. (v1) Jacob was very discerning as he noticed that Laban’s countenance had changed towards him. He wasn’t treating […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 6 – From Labor To Favour

    (Read Genesis 30:31-43) Discussion points Laban was apparently not ready to release Jacob yet, hence he asked the question ‘what shall I give thee’(V31) Jacob assumed that if he requested for all the abnormally coloured animals in Laban’s flock, Laban […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 5 – God Never Forgets

    (Read Genesis 30:14-30) Discussion points The hostility between Leah and Rachel, sisters of the same parents, but married to the same man, was obvious and painful. It is unhealthy for children to grow in an atmosphere of strife (v14-15) Envy […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 4 – Jehovah Has The Final Say

    (Read Genesis 29:31-35, Genesis 30:1-30) Discussion points The Lord looks with mercy upon the one who suffers and he is attentive to their hearts. Just because Jacob loves Leah less does not implies that God feels the same way hence, he […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 3 – What You Sow Is What You Reap

    (Read Genesis 29:15-30) Discussion points Laban wanted to appear to Jacob as a good employer of labour and as a good relative. (v 15) Laban had two daughters who were of marriageable age and so he immediately carved out a […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 2 – Divine Providence

    (Read Genesis 29:1-14) Discussion points God led Jacob to his destination safely as he had promised (verse1) God caused Jacob to sight a well which was a well of opportunity for him (verse 2) An obstacle was at the mouth […]

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  • Jacob Lesson 1 – The God Of Bethel

    (Read Genesis 28:10-22) Discussion points Jacob obeyed his mother and left Beersheba for Haran as instructed. (verse 10) For every one of God’s covenant children, there is a place that God has commanded our blessings. Experiencing the blessing of God […]

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  • Isaac Lesson 10 – Unequal Yoke

    (Read Genesis 28:1-9) Discussion Points Isaac finally submitted to the will of God. Come what may, the will of God will always prevail whether we like it or not. (Verse 1) Despite Jacob’s scheming and deceit to steal Esau’s blessings, […]

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