Jacob,the son of Isaac and a grandson of Abraham,was known for his deceitful character in the bible. He deceived his older brother Esau,stealing his birth right as a first son.Knowing what he did,he fled from his fathers house in fears to live with Laban (an uncle in a far away land). As a wise man already blessed by God,he became rich living with uncle Laban.He noticed that Laban and his sons were getting jealous of his sucess and decided to flee back to Canaan land(were his father Isaac lived). So,Jacob put
Seven bible references and prayer points to pray on the 7th day of the 7th month. According to Numerologists, number 7 signifies Gods perfection and completion. Seven is often considered among prophets and bible scholars as the number of God. Out of all the numbers we see in the Bible, seven appears to show up far more frequently than most others. God creates the world in seven days, if we include the resting day (Genesis 1). In fact, we see seven appear more than 700 times throughout the Bible. Jacob works
GENESIS: 29 and 30 INTRODUCTION Effort is good. Hard Work is good but they do not automatically translate to results! Labor does not necessarily mean success automatically. Gen 29:18 Jacob was in love with Rachel, so he said, “I will work seven years for you, if you will let me marry Rachel.” Gen 29:19 Laban answered, “I would rather give her to you than to anyone else; stay here with me.” Gen 29:20 Jacob worked seven years so that he could have Rachel, and the time seemed like only a few days to him,
Genesis 24:50 (KJV)says "Then Laban and Bethuel answered and said, The thing proceedeth from the LORD: we cannot speak unto thee bad or good." In life, there are certain forces that are constantly standing against our prosperity and breakthrough because they don't want to see us happy. There are evil forces that are trying to bring you down, that is why it is important for you to pray these Prayers. Prayers 1. Pray that God should destroy every evil forces of resistance in your life today. 2. Oh Lord, anywhere
A few days ago, I read the story of Esau and Jacob, and how Jacob stole Esau's birthrights and blessing. After Isaac blessed Jacob, I saw how his life changed. In fact, during the periods Laban tried to cheat him of his wages, God showed up for him with an idea that made him very wealthy.
Virtue is a character that one possess, and it makes you different from other people. In Proverbs 31, a virtuous woman is someone who leads her home with patient, obedience, integrity, discipline and other great character. There are some virtuous women in the Bible that every woman should learn from, so I will be mentioning some of these women.
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The general thing in this generation is that two individuals have to fall in love and come to agreement before they get married. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome opposes this trend. He said the word of God doesn't support this. He revealed that the scriptures said an individual shall his wife or her husband.
Listen child of God this is your season of remembrance,the season God will remember to bless and uplift you just as he remembered this people in the bible. 1.God will remember you as he remembered NOAN in Jesus name. Genesis 8:1 2.God will remember you as he remembered ABRAHAM in Jesus name. Genesis 12:1-5, Genesis 19:29 3.God will remember you as he remembered SARAH and make ur mouth full of laughter in Jesus name. Genesis 18:10-12, Genesis 21:1 4.God will remember you as he remembered ISAAC when they took
FACT LINE:The more blessed you are, the more difficulties you face. 1. Jacob served Laban for fourteen years because of Racheal, the love of his life (Gen 29:21-28); Issau married two Hitite (Canaanite) women (Gen 26:34) and one Ishmaelite woman (Gen 28:9) without bride price. Jacob fought an angel, Issau got no such experience. 2. Joseph, without a mother, passed through a cistern, then slavery, then went to prison to become king (Gen 37:24; 39:1-2, 40). His brothers only saw a little part of famine. 3. Jacob
Before You Go To Church, Declare These Words For Your Divine Settlement As We Approach The Yuletide.
TOPIC: DIVINE SETTLEMENT: Genesis 29: 25-28 25 And it came to pass, that in the morning, behold, it was Leah: and he said to Laban, What is this thou hast done unto me? did not I serve with thee for Rachel? wherefore then hast thou beguiled me? 26 And Laban said, It must not be so done in our country, to give the younger before the firstborn. 27 Fulfil her week, and we will give thee this also for the service which thou shalt serve with me yet seven other years. 28 And Jacob did so, and fulfilled
"Then Laban and Bethuel answered and said, "The thing proceeds from the LORD: we cannot speak to you bad or good." Genesis 24:50 Laban the son, mentioned before but along, with Bethuel his father; both testified the thing proceeded from God, and therefore they had no power to either speak "No" (speak bad) or speak "Yes" (speak good) to the man who made the marriage proposal to them. They did not presume to say "What's bound on earth shall be bound in heaven, and what's loosed on
14 years earlier, Rachel had run to tell her father that she had met a stranger at the well who claimed to be a relative. One month after that, Jacob grew to love Rachel and offered to serve her father Laban for seven(7) years to have her hand in marriage. Laban seeing how hard-working Jacob was, accepted this offer. So Jacob and Rachel got engaged. Jacob loved Rachel so much as she loved him too. But alas, on the day she was expecting to marry the love of her life, her sister replaced her!! What heartbreak
In Genesis 29: 16-25.Jacob was in a business relationship with Laban.He devoted quality time and effort in making sure that he was not found wanting.Even though Laban cheated Jacob in the transaction.God did not abandon him.
Leah Sharibu: I Must Name My Daughter After Her, Because Dead Or Alive She's The Only Saint Made In Nigeria
Leah is an important name in Christendom.As you may have known, she was the daughter of Laban that was first given to Jacob after he served Laban for seven years.
1. Make Yourself Valuable And Indispensable One sure way to become valuable is cultivation of integrity and righteousness. This is what attracts the approval and blessing of your employer. "And it came pass, when Rachael had borne Joseph a son that Jacob said to Laban, send me away that I may go to my own country, and Laban said to him, please stay if I have found favour in your eyes, for I have learned by experience that the Lord has blessed me for your sake. Then he said, name me your wages and I will give
There are many lessons to learn from the bible. The bible is our guide academically, financially, health wise, maritally etc. When should all read the bible to something. From reading the bible, it guide us throughout our lifetime. Below are some of the lessons to learn from Jacob working with Laban 1) It isn't your employer job to make you rich, is your personal responsibility 2) Being an employee is not secure, because it leaves you at the mercies of your employer 3) Being an employee make you get enough money
Jacob prior to his wrestling with an Angel,he had sent his wives, children,sheep to the other side in order to be alone.He was meeting Esau ,his brother whom he took his blessing,and who is now greatly rich.He noticed , despite the blessing he was not looking blessed.He was a supplanter,unstable and enslaved.For over twenty years that he left home,he was serving Laban and wanted to leave the place with nothing to show .He needed to wrest in prayers as he was no longer satisfied with the way things were going
Monday Morning:Say These Short Powerful Prayers For God's Blessing Before You Step Out Today I prophesy upon your life these Monday morning. Jacob entered into the house of Laban and Laban prospered, Joseph entered into the house of Portiphar and Portiphar prospered, same with the ark of God in the house of Obededom, that prophet of God like Elijah in the house of the widow will walk into your house as a spouse, child, employee or friend this week, the one that the enemy will plant to drain you will flee by
PRAYERS FOR THE WEEK: 1. Whoever that is coming for you to do you harm this week will meet GOD on the way and be ordered to bless you in JESUS name, 2. Like Laban and Esau, every anger and evil that is meant for you by the enemy will end up been delivered in the form of a blessing in JESUS name, 3. Like Balaam, the commandment that every of your adversary will receive towards you is to bless you and they will not have a choice than to bless in JESUS name, 4. May you truly be blessed on all fronts this weekend