By Katherine Whaley
Known and not-so-familiar Bible tales instructed by way of an enticing storyteller in a mode bound to pride and tell readers of every age. Readers will savor Whaley's sage insights into the tales of Abraham, Cain and Abel, Jacob and David, Moses and the Exodus, Judges, Saul, David, and Solomon. This ebook is a part of the Judeo-Christian Ethics sequence via PREP Publishing.
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Noah got a smug look on his face and, pulling from his belt a small cutting, bent down to plant his first grapevine. The boys stood solemnly round, watching him, but Mrs. Noah, practical as always, said, “Girls, if we were to set up right over there, that flat stone would make a grand place for the cook fire. Boys, don’t let those goats wander too far! I’ll want some milk for the cooking! ” 18 ABRAHAM STORIES God Calls Abram IN THE LINE OF SHEM, the oldest son of Noah, there was a man called Terah.
Hagar, do not be discouraged, God hears you. ” And as she wiped her eyes, she saw a well of water. Whether it had been there all the time and she had been too distracted to see it, or whether it was something more spectacular in the line of a 35 B I B L E S T O R I E S F R O M T H E O L D T E S TA M E N T miracle, I can’t say, but Hagar hurried over and filled her water skin with the sweet, cool water, and they both drank and washed their faces. After that there was courage to go on, and they came to a place where there were people and food, and there we leave them, except for the fact that years later when Ishmael had grown to be a tall young man and a skillful hunter, his mother found him a wife from her own people, and they were the beginning of a great tribe of people, just as God had promised Abraham.
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