God Blesses Jacob (Israel) (September 17, 2023)
Unit Theme: Early Jewish History, Genesis 12—50
September 17, 2023 (Lesson 3)
GOD BLESSES JACOB (ISRAEL)
- Jacob Wrestles With God (Genesis 32:21-32)
- Jacob Submits to God (Genesis 35:1-8)
- Abrahamic Covenant Reaffirmed (Genesis 35:9-15)
Central Truth: God patiently draws sinners to repentance and submission.
Focus: Observe that God blesses those who submit to Him and resolve to serve Him wholeheartedly.
Evangelism Emphasis: God patiently draws sinners to repentance and submission.
Golden Text: “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths” (Proverbs 3:5-6).