Israel and idolatry

Bible Study Lesson from Genesis 34:1-31 The story of Dinah and the Shechemites is one of the most savage parts of the Scripture. It shows that revenge is a dangerous game, as Jacob’s sons would learn in this study lesson from Genesis….

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Joseph Reveals the Dream of Pharaoh

Bible Study Lessons – – Genesis 33:1-18  This is the grand finale’. After years had passed, Jacob and Esau meet finally, with a surprise ending! Jacob was fearful for his life when Esau approached with his 400 men. Remember how fear gripped…

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Jacob wrestles with God

Bible Study Lesson; Genesis 32:22-32  The wrestling match lasts all night and when it’s finished, Jacob becomes Israel, father of the nation we know today. Let’s read as Jacob wrestles with God. A strange passage but with a good ending. The lesson…

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Jacob and Esau Plan to Meet Again

Bible Study Lessons — Genesis 32:1-21  Jacob was afraid of Esau. And, with good reason. Jacob had stolen just about everything Esau owned. He (Esau) promised to kill Jacob twenty years ago as we studied in Genesis. All Jacob had left was…

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Laban Pursues Jacob

Bible Study Lessons at Genesis 31:22-55  The Old Testament is full of “action/adventure” stories like this one where Jacob flees for his life with Laban in hot pursuit. In this story it’s not Tom Cruise who comes to the rescue – but…

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Moses Escapes to Midian

Bible Study Lessons, Read Genesis 31:1-21 What happens when we judge our wealth and happiness by that of other people? In this lesson for study from Genesis, we see that Jacob returns home in secret after Labon’s attitude changes toward him. The…

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Jacob's flocks

Bible Study Lesson from Genesis 30:25-43 In this Bible study from Scripture, God promises Jacob prosperity, He delivers by way of Jacob separating the spotted sheep of Laban. Only God knows why the results turned out the way they did for Jacob’s…

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Jacob, Rachel and Leah

Bible Study Lesson — Genesis 30:1-24 Have you ever looked back and discovered you made some really bad decisions in your life? I sure have! Jacob did too. Today’s Bible study lesson comes from Genesis and it’s all about decisions – and…

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parable of 10 bridesmaids

Bible Study Lessons — Genesis 29:14-30 Okay, you’ve found the girl you love and want to marry. But, you find that you have to marry her sister first? This is what happens in Genesis. Jacob marries Rachel and Leah just to please…

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Jacob Makes His Covenant with God

Bible Study Lessons from Genesis 28:10-22  You’ve probably sang the song; “Jacob’s Ladder” and maybe wondered which Bible verse spawned the tune. It’s here in Genesis. In this chapter from Genesis, God makes a covenant with Jacob, Isaac’s son. But, just being…

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