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Galatians 3:15-29 The One of the Promise

Paul shares with his reader exactly Who was the promised offspring of Abraham. The covenant between God and Abraham wasn’t about Isaac. There was an even greater One intended.

To begin with, Abraham was NOT a Jew. He was a pagan just like the rest of the world but somehow he had been close to God. I don’t know if his father taught him about God but he recognized His voice and was willing to go where He directed.

God had kept a faithful and close association with man since the beginning of time. It was interrupted in the garden and almost wiped out in the flood but God kept that spark alive. David tells us that creation speaks of God’s presence and all one has to do is open their eyes. I agree!

God’s promise to Abraham about his one specific Offspring wasn’t the first time this Read more »