Have you ever been reading through the Old Testament and stopped to ask, how does this affect me? Yeah, me too so recently I took the opportunity to consider a pronouncement Israel made to his sons while on his deathbed recorded in Genesis 49. What I would like to do for you today is provide some background material related to the verses 8-12 and then turn very quickly to a couple of ways you might apply the information to your own walk. In other words we are going to be talking about application of the Bible to your life!
Turning focus specifically to Genesis 49:8-12, addressing Judah, the first observation: this section turns toward the future.… Continue reading