Like brother like sister – Tracing the roots of Laban and Rebekah, Masters of Deception 👿

Genesis 11:26-31; 15:7; 24:10, 15; 2 Chronicles 36:17; Acts 7:2-3; Revelation 18:1-4 It’s quite surprising how the siblings Laban and Rebekah were so innately deceptive. In fact, Rebekah’s deceptive spirit was so deeply engrained in her heart that when Jacob worried that his father could find out about their trick, she said “Let your curse … Continue reading Like brother like sister – Tracing the roots of Laban and Rebekah, Masters of Deception 👿

Being “unequally yoked” – what does the Bible mean?

Deuteronomy 22:10; 2 Corinthians 6:14-18 Is it referring to the mixing of the yoke (yolk) of an egg like I’ve always thought? 😂 Discussing it over the weekend and I learnt something new.🤓 Clearly the verse most often comes up when talking about marital partners and not marrying an unbeliever. But what is the foundation … Continue reading Being “unequally yoked” – what does the Bible mean?

Why is God so concerned about his children marrying unbelievers?

Apparently there’s a long-time history lesson here. In Genesis 6:2-4, sons of God therein were the children from the lineage of Seth (keeping purity of God’s truth), while sons of men were of the lineage of Cain (evil men, contaminating God’s truth). NB: after Cain killed Abel, Seth was Adam’s next son, who was good … Continue reading Why is God so concerned about his children marrying unbelievers?