Again???

today's reading.
Genesis 20:1-18  From there Abraham journeyed toward the territory of the Negeb and lived between Kadesh and Shur; and he sojourned in Gerar...
Genesis 20

Genesis 20think about it.
Here Abimelech is the man of integrity, not Abraham. How does God deal with these two men? Have you ever failed the test of integrity? What excuses did you use? What did God do to get you back on track?

the blog.
Well, Abraham does it again. Just like he did in Egypt (Genesis 12) Abraham tries to pass Sarah off, not as his wife, but as his sister. The first attempt backfired and the second is going to backfire as well. Hmmm...imagine that!

So what does this passage show us about getting off course in our walk with God? What does it reveal about God and how He works with and through people? Tami W. 

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