Book of Genesis

Simple Bible Commentary on the Book of Genesis

Are you looking for a simple and easy to use commentary so you can write better content and speak better sermons from the Book of Genesis? I want to make this as simple for you as possible, so here are my long-form pulpit notes from decades of experience behind the pulpit and training leaders.

Genesis 31 * Jacob Beats Laban

Rachel and Leah decide to leave their father Laban and follow their husband God spoke to Jacob in a dream Laban loses his daughters, and livelihood Jacob is wise to the growing hostility between Laban’s men, and his growing tribe.…

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Genesis 30 * Sex, Wives And Money

*Jacob birthed 12 Tribes through a number of different women *Rachel used a surrogate in a manner common even in our day *Jacob gets payback against Laban for lost wages Genesis 30 is an intriguing chapter. Lots of human behavior…

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Genesis 29 * Uncle Laban

* JACOB WILL NEVER SEE HIS MOM AGAIN * JACOB BECOMES MANLY *JACOB IS PUT TO THE TEST My best understanding of Jacob’s journey, terrain I am familiar with, from Beersheba to Haran, is about a 500 mile journey, taking…

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My name is Rick Soto and I love the scriptures, and treasure every opportunity to teach someone about God. More than anything, I pray in this lifetime I am a wonderful witness for Christ, and a friend on the journey. I was not always this way. It was during my senior year at San Diego State University when I had a radical encounter with Jesus Christ. Instantly, a powerful love from heaven overwhelmed my life—I can honestly tell you I was not expecting that to happen, and since then, I have never been the same.