• Abraham’s servant is given a kind reception by Rebekah’s family. When Laban, her brother, sees the rich presents this man has gotten her, he immediately runs to Eliezer to see if there is anything in it for him. This is our first glimpse into Laban’s character, and we will see later that it is a character dominated by the love […]

  • Eliezer sets a good example of a faithful and godly servant. He is diligent to do immediately what Abraham asks. He knows that God is guiding his way, and he prays for God’s help when he reaches his destination. Eliezer prays for success. We should ask God to bless our work with success. He reminds God of His covenant with […]

  • Abraham takes good care of his son, and he wants to see him married well. Isaac is 40 years old, and it is time. Because Abraham believes the promise of the building up of his family and the importance of that family to love and obey God, he wants to make sure Isaac’s wife is worthy. He knows he is […]