Category Archives: Genesis

June 29 – United – Psalm 139

Read Genesis 1:26-27; Psalm 139:13-16 We’ve all sung the song.  And if you’re a parent or a kids ministry worker, you may have even taught it. “Jesus loves the little children All the children of the world Red and yellow … Continue reading

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April 2 – Jesse Tree – Joseph

Read Genesis 37; 39:1-6; 41:1-8; 41:15-46:4; 50:15-21 “You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good.”  Genesis 50:19 “Mom always liked you best!”  That was a favorite line for a comedy duo from the 60’s.  And in Joseph’s case, his brothers could have … Continue reading

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March 25 – Jesse Tree – The Ladder

Read Genesis 27:41-28:22 “He had a dream in which he saw a stairway resting on the earth, with its top reaching to heaven, and the angels of God were ascending and descending on it.” Genesis 28:12 Adam, Abraham, and Isaac. Maybe you … Continue reading

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March 24 – Jesse Tree – Isaac

Read Genesis 22:1-19, Matt 22:37-38 “Jesus replied:   ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and this all your mind.  This is the first and greatest commandment.’”  Matthew 22:37-38 “I will make you into a great … Continue reading

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March 23 – Jesse Tree – Abraham

Read Genesis 12:1-7, 15:1-6 “I will make you into a great nation and I will bless you…all people on earth will be blessed through you.”  Genesis 12: 2-3 “Just trust me”.  Has anyone ever said that to you?  Maybe you heard dad … Continue reading

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March 22 – Jesse Tree – Noah and the Flood

Read Genesis 6:9-22; 7:17-8:12; 8:20-9:16 “Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of the time and he walked with God.”  Genesis 6:9 Sin had entered the perfect place God had made for man.  No longer could Adam and Eve live in … Continue reading

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March 16 – Faithful – Minimal Faith in a Maximally Faithful God

Read Genesis 17:1-18:15 “And by faith even Sarah, who was past childbearing age, was enabled to bear children because she considered him faithful who had made the promise.” (Hebrews 11:11 NIV) Really?  Sarah considered God faithful?  She really believed that God … Continue reading

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February 20 – People of the Earth – One Key Nation

Read Genesis 12:1-20 I remember my bachelor years when my room tended to get a little messy; clothes were everywhere and my bed was very rarely made. There were some days that I would walk over a pile of clothes and … Continue reading

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February 19 – People of the Earth – Spread of Nations

Read Genesis 11:1-32 I remember signing up for Spanish during my freshman year of high school. My sister, being the smartest one of us, took 3 years of Spanish and was really good at it. Therefore, trying to follow in her … Continue reading

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February 18 – People of the Earth – God’s Unchanging Plan

Read Genesis 6:1-22 and Genesis 9:1-29 Occasionally, when I play Wii with our daughter, I don’t get off to a particularly good start.  Of course, no one wants to end up with a bad score, right?  So I do what any competitive person … Continue reading

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