Isaac, Who Needed a Substitute
Open Your Bible
Genesis 22:1-18, Genesis 24:1-4, Genesis 24:10-30, Genesis 24:58-67, Genesis 26:1-5, Genesis 26:23-24
Start each day by reading the passages listed above. Then use the summary and reflection provided here to guide discussion around the daily reading.
Isaac was the first child of the promised nation through Abraham—the initial fulfillment of God’s promise to Abraham to give him a son and an heir. The Lord’s provision didn’t stop with Isaac’s birth. From his wife, Rebekah, to the ram given in his place, the Lord provided for Isaac.
Where do you see God active and present in Isaac’s story?