As we continue the story of Abram, we meet another barrier to faith in God’s promise of future blessing: Our own efforts and schemes. Once again, God’s promise proves more trustworthy.


Genesis 16

Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 2, Genesis 16-50, Gordon Wenham

Genesis: Tyndale Old Testament CommentariesDerek Kidner

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: Ethics and the Beginning of Human LifeDr. Megan Best