Genesis 32:1-2 NLT As Jacob started on his way again, angels of God came to meet him. 2 When Jacob saw them, he exclaimed, "This is God's camp!" So he named the place Mahanaim.
Why did angels of God meet Jacob?
Generally, when we read about angels in the scripture they are delivering a message or empowering God's people in some way. But in this instance, when Jacob had left Laban and continued on his journey home there is no message or need of deliverance - we are only told they met with Jacob. So what was the occasion for this meeting? (Read more...)Continue reading
Once again, I finished re-reading the book of Job and I am reminded of how pride lowers our protection against satan’s attacks. I know what you are thinking – that Job was upright and did not sin against God.… Continue reading