Genesis 27:1-28:9 #eebc2018

Isaac is getting up in years and recognizes that his death may be soon. While he is accurate, he’s also being a tad pessimistic. Isaac will live many more years–long enough to see many of the consequences of these chapters. A good resource for you as you study the Bible is a good timeline–Logos Bible […]

Sermon Recap for February 18

Here is what you’ll find: after each sermon title, there’s an “audio” link that allows you to play or download that sermon’s audio file. Then there should be an embedded Youtube Link to the sermon. If you’d like, you can subscribe to the audio feed here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/east-end-baptist-church/id387911457?mt=2 for iTunes users. Other audio feeds go here: […]

Genesis 26:18-35 #eebc2018

It’s another short read today, opening with Isaac’s troubles with the Philistines. The Philistines were a migrating people who came, it appears, from the Mediterranean regions. There are points where they attempt to settle in Egypt but are driven off, and they settle on the coastlands of what is now Israel. These folks are probably […]

Genesis 25:19-26:17 #eebc2018

We’re back to the main line of the story at this point. Isaac marries Rebekah when he is forty years old–we do not know her age anywhere along the path of the story. Her details are absent–but we know that she was 20 years older when the boys were born. We get that from seeing […]