From your family
And from your father’s house,
To a land that I will show you.
I will make you a great nation;
I will bless you
And make your name great;
And you shall be a blessing.
I will bless those who bless you,
And I will *curse him who *curses you;
And in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed.”
Says your God. (Think of the pronouns here; He is talking to believers about
“Speak comfort to
That her warfare is ended,
That her iniquity is pardoned;
For she has received from the Lord’s hand
Double for all her sins.”
I will move them to anger by a foolish nation.
“May they prosper who love you.
They shall never hold their peace day or night.
You who make mention of the Lord, (that’s us!) do not keep silent,
And give Him no rest till He establishes
And till He makes
This pouring out of blessing is NOT a coincidence! Genesis 12:3 is a faithful promise from the Lord!