God's Covenant with Abram
Reading: Genesis 15-16
- Why was Abram confused when the Lord promised him a great reward?
- Whom did Abram initially think would be his heir?
- Though Abram believed God, he asked how he could be certain. What was given to him as proof?
- How long would it be before God's promise of land to Abram's descendants would be fulfilled? Why couldn't it be fulfilled immediately?
- What was the second way that Abram and Sarai thought to help fulfill God's prophesy?
- What happened between Sarai and Hagar when Hagar discovered she was pregnant?
- What caused Hagar to run away?
- What promise was made to Hagar concerning Ishmael?