Studying the journeys of Abraham makes for an exciting study. I would
encourage everyone to study his life and to give particular attention to his
journeys. In this message we are going to look at his first encampment after
coming out of Egypt between Bethel and Ai.
Genesis 13:1And Abram went up out of Egypt, he, and his wife, and all that
he had, and Lot with him, into the south.
I want to point out two things here. (1) Abram went up out of Egypt. In
spiritual terms Egypt is a very low land. It will be known later as the land of
bondage. Abram is on a journey with the Lord. God had called him out of the land
of Ur, a land of idolatry (Genesis 12:1). In that sense it was a low land, too.
Anytime you are journeying with the Lord, you are moving out and moving up. ...more
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An exposition of Isaiah chapter 2-4. Before beginning our exposition it is necessary to understand the order of Isaiah's prophecy in Isaiah 2:2-4 to establish the mountain of the Lord's house in the top of the mountains. These three chapters reveal the means by which the Lords brings it to pass and what we go through in our journey to that destination.