Disciple Bible Study: Week 4, Reading 1

Was Ishmael part of the covenant or not? Why were the animals cut in half and laid back against each other? What?

I’m participating in Disciple Bible Study, a 34 week intensive. Every day, we have different readings (except on the seventh day…resting!). I have decided to document my initial noticings from a close reading of the scripture. Well, an attempt at a close reading.

Week 4 Theme: Covenant

Week 4, Reading 1: Genesis 12-13, 14:17-17:27

isaac and the big blue pedal car

big, blue, pedal car careening to and fro on the big wooden deck behind our house while a child’s laughter floats big, blue, pedal car careening to and fro eyeing the steps that lead to the world beyond the deck laughter quiets big, blue, pedal car careening to and fro shooting down the steps with…