When we do acts that go against God, we create for ourselves thorns on our sides that will attempt to keep us away from God's will... but, if we remain in Him, no weapon formed against us will prosper.
The LORD appeared to Abraham near the great trees of Mamre while he was sitting at the entrance to his tent in the heat of the day. Abraham looked up and saw three men standing near byGenesis 18:1-2, NIV This chapter of Genesis starts with an appearance from the LORD, Yahweh. The Bible begins stating … Continue reading GENESIS 18
a tree that bears no fruit will be cut down
Ishmael and Esau might've acquired earthly success, but God's covenant blessing matters more, because you cannot take the things here on earth with you when you die.