Browse Sermons on Genesis 50. Still another view is that the Bethuel mentioned in Genesis 24:50 was a younger brother of Laban, the father Bethuel being indeed dead. King James Version (KJV) Public Domain. Fort Worth, Texas. Today, … Continue reading "Commentary on Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67" ', "Before I had done speaking in my heart, behold, Rebekah came out with her water jar on her shoulder; and she went down to the spring, and drew. For permission to use this content, please review This passage reminds us that God values the family and we should, too. ", 5 The servant asked him, "What if the woman is unwilling to come back with me to this land? This is a wonderful concept to remember when witnessing. The man gazed at her in silence to learn whether the Lord had prospered his journey or not. 11 He had the camels kneel down near the well outside the town; it was toward evening, the time the women go out to draw water. All of her life she has been the protected jewel of that household. He bathes the whole matter again in prayer and thanksgiving and waits for a suitable time to talk. 31 "Come, you who are blessed by the LORD," he said. As he prays about his problem, he expects God to answer. 19 After she had given him a drink, she said, "I'll draw water for your camels too, until they have finished drinking." As for me, the Lord has led me in the way to the house of my master's kinsmen." They all display God's sovereignty over people and events and places. We must turn them to look at the one who is winning their hearts, and say, "There he is, it's the Master. And according to the account, the Lord shook his head and said, "Well, I have no other plan.". 49 Now if you will show kindness and faithfulness to my master, tell me; and if not, tell me, so I may know which way to turn. Putting the hand under the thigh is simply an oriental custom recognizing that the loins of the thigh were the source of life. God has given us the responsibility and the privilege of being his instruments to call his bride out of the world. 1:1-5 In the Beginning God; 1:6-31 The Six Days of Creation; God the Creator; Genesis 2. Genesis 24:58 King James Version (KJV) 58 And they called Rebekah, and said unto her, Wilt thou go with this man? 18 "Drink, my lord," she said, and quickly lowered the jar to her hands and gave him a drink. And they called Rebekah, and said to her, "Will you go with this man?" When I get on the train, I find the best seat first. 3:21), or it can mean “loins” (Ex. 43 See, I am standing beside this spring; if a maiden comes out to draw water and I say to her, "Please let me drink a little water from your jar," 44 and if she says to me, "Drink, and I'll draw water for your camels too," let her be the one the LORD has chosen for my master's son. Only do not take my son back there." The Lord brought the two together. 33 Then food was set before him, but he said, "I will not eat until I have told you what I have to say." ', 40 "He replied, 'The LORD, before whom I have walked, will send his angel with you and make your journey a success, so that you can get a wife for my son from my own clan and from my father's family. It climaxes the assault on the will of this girl. 32 So the man went to the house, and the camels were unloaded. Sermons; Sermon Oct. 12, 2014 Genesis 24 “Remarkable Rebekah” (Part Two in the Genesis Series) Pastor Lou Prontnicki « Sermon: Oct. 5, 2014 “Divine Hope for Dysfunctional Families” Genesis 25 … You may not have heard of the term before but it shows up in many different areas. Then the servant ran to meet her, and said, "Pray give a little water to drink from your jar." And off they go, hand in hand. Please notice that the responsibility here is emphasized by the restriction given to the servant. Facebook; Twitter; Instagram ; Youtube; Good News for Today. Genesis 24:50-67 Laban and Bethuel answered, “This is from the LORD; we can say nothing to you one way or the other. When they got up the next morning, he said, "Send me on my way to my master. Genesis. Whatever else our dream may be, somehow we are involved. It is revolutionary, disturbing, upsetting. 6 "Make sure that you do not take my son back there," Abraham said. This was a solemn oath. We are told that "Abraham was now old and well advanced in years." 63 He went out to the field one evening to meditate, and as he looked up, he saw camels approaching. We need families who trust God to provide. Genesis is not only a history. We are like that servant. Instead, he wisely arranges for private conversation allowing sufficient time to make a proper contact. For example: in the story of the sacrifice of Isaac, it is easy there to see how this is designed by the Spirit of God, 2,000 years before our Lord was born, to illustrate the heart of the father involved in the cross on Calvary. She said, "Drink, my lord"; and she quickly let down her jar upon her hand, and gave him a drink. But he said to me, 'The Lord, before whom I walk, will send his angel with you and prosper your way; and you shall take a wife for my son from my kindred and from my father's house; then you will be free from my oath, when you come to my kindred; and if they will not give her to you, you will be free from my oath. Here is Rebekah before you; take her and go, and let her be your master’s son’s wife, as the Lord has spoken.” And it came to pass, when Abraham’s servant heard their words, that he worshiped the Lord, bowing himself to the earth. He set out for Aram Naharaim and made his way to the town of Nahor. Verses 10-28. The servant is unnamed here, I believe, so that you and I can put our names here. (Genesis. Now here is the confirmation. Abraham said to him, "See to it that you do not take my son back there. For your Maker is … ", I think the conversation here when the two met was probably rather stumbling at first. I have prepared the house and a place for the camels.". There is an imaginary account telling of the time when the Lord ascended into glory. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Genesis 50. 51 Here is Rebekah; take her and go, and let her become the wife of your master’s son, as the Lord has directed.”. It illustrates the fact that God's Son is now in his glory and the work of evangelism must go forward in his absence. So she took her veil and covered herself. 24:1 – The Lord had blessed Abraham in all things. And Isaac went out to meditate in the field in the evening; and he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, there were camels coming. It is a romance of human love, showing how "the two get each other" and also a spiritual romance, in which a faithful servant trusts the Lord and experiences His guidance into the minutest detail. "Is this the one, Lord?" It is not an easy choice that she is asked to make. “suach”) in the field. The Importance of Praying for your family. The word can mean “thigh” (Ex. And she said, I will go. This is a delightful scene at the end where heart meets heart: Now Isaac had come from Beer-lahai-roi, and was dwelling in the Negeb. Genesis 24:50-67 HERE COMES THE BRIDE Abraham is 140 & Isaac is 40. 24:35-49 – The servant describes his journey in detail for Bethuel, Laban, and Rebekah’s “household (24:29). This is what we see in the steps which follow. All of her life she has been the protected jewel of that household.