Author: Matt Jones

Genesis 35 (50 Days – Day Thirty Five)

Genesis 35 (50 Days – Day Thirty Five)

If you fall off of a horse, the idea is to get right back on, right? Sounds almost easy, but I’ve actually fallen off of a horse at top-speed, and let me tell you...

Genesis 34 (50 Days – Day Thirty Four)

Genesis 34 (50 Days – Day Thirty Four)

Sin will always play on our basic human tendencies. We already have the desire somewhere deep in our hearts to go there. The enemy just needs to tempt us. This why, by the way,...

Genesis 33 (50 Days – Day Thirty Three)

Genesis 33 (50 Days – Day Thirty Three)

Have you ever had a relationship fall apart in a big way only to be restored again? I’m talking about the kind of “falling-out” that results in years of separation from and perhaps hostility...

Genesis 32 (50 Days – Day Thirty Two)

Genesis 32 (50 Days – Day Thirty Two)

Among the adjectives we have used to describe Jacob, we can now add two more to the list. First, he finally achieved ultimate humility. It is no small thing that the same man who...

Genesis 31 (50 Days – Day Thirty One)

Genesis 31 (50 Days – Day Thirty One)

I feel like I have narrative whiplash when reading this chapter. In spite of the many reasons to question Jacob’s character, the fact remains that he is God’s chosen one and I certainly expect...