Entries by Christian Crede

The Quiet Days

Genesis 22:1 After these things God tested Abraham… In Genesis 21 Isaac is born, the son God promised to Abraham. It is a majestic, a miraculous story. Abraham is 100, Sarah is 90 and God gives them a son. There is also some drama as God tells Abraham to send Hagar and Ishmael into the […]

Injustice

Genesis 21:19 Then God opened her eyes and she saw a well of water. So she went and filled the waterskin and gave the boy a drink. In Genesis 21 Hagar is sent packing. Sarah had enough of Ishmael and his mom so she told Abraham to get rid of them. God told Abraham to […]

Forgiven

John 8:36 “Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed.” Some people have a hard time believing God has forgiven them. They live with guilt and feel like they can pay a kind of penance by beating themselves up over their sins. The fact remains that Christ has forgiven them. The […]