genesis 49

Genesis 49: The Prophecy Grows

Genesis 49 is a hefty chapter where Jacob prophecies for his 12 sons that make up the 12 tribes of Israel. From sweet prophecies of victory to sad prophecies of attack--Jacob delivers his telling directly. Susan and Heather discuss the various histories, outcomes, and…

genesis 45

Genesis 45 and 46: Joseph’s Unexpected Save

This article was written by Hayley Mowatt, producer of Bible Book Club. We are so close to finishing Genesis! We last left off in the reunion scene between Joseph and Judah. Judah just gave a long speech beseeching Joseph to take him in place of…

Genesis 43.5 and 44: An Unlikely Love Story

This article was written by Hayley Mowatt, producer of Bible Book Club. In today's episode, Joseph has a plan. Joseph's brilliant plan is to lead his brothers back to where God wants them, united as His people, to become a great nation. To do that,…

Genesis 42 and 43: The Boys are Back in Town

Genesis 42 and 43 display the maturity of Joseph--he has grown into his gifts. He has gained wisdom and discipline of when to use his gifts well. These chapters show Joseph meeting his brothers once again, but instead of being sold by them, they…

Genesis 40 and 41: Prison: A Path to the Palace

This article was written by Hayley Mowatt, producer of Bible Book Club. Today's episode is all about Joseph. Joseph is one of Susan's favorite characters in the Bible and I agree with her. He suffers many times in his life but his faith was strong.…

Genesis 38 and 39: Wily Women Don’t Always Win

This article was written by Hayley Mowatt, producer of Bible Book Club. In today's episode, we see Judah and Tamar. I have a confession; I have never studied these two chapters of Genesis before today. I knew Tamar was mentioned in Jesus' genealogy but that's…