The Kingdom (Part 3: The Journey)

Genesis 12:1

The Lord said to Abram:

Go out from your land, your relatives, and your father’s house to the land that I will show you.


Genesis 22 – Abraham Tested

After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, “Abraham!”

“Here I am,” he answered.

“Take your son,” He said, “your only son Isaac, whom you love, go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains I will tell you about.”

Genesis 22:1-2 (HCSB)


Genesis 17 – The Covenant of Circumcision

“When Abram was 99 years old, the Lord appeared to him, saying, ‘I am God Almighty. Live in My presence and be blameless.  I will establish My covenant between Me and you, and I will multiply you greatly.'”

Genesis 17:1-2 (HCSB)


Genesis 15 – God’s Covenant with Abram

“After these events, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: Do not be afraid, Abram.  I am your shield; your reward will be very great.”

Genesis 15:1 (HCSB)