Issac, Rebekah, and their two sons
This week we talked about how God used this not perfect family to do his will.
There were troubles from the beginning. Each parent favored one child. One parent tried to trick the other using her favorite child, and in the end no one was happy. One son ran away because he was afraid he would be killed after tricking his brother. The brother who was tricked left as he was disgusted with his parents and so the parents were left alone without any children around.
Read Genesis 27 to see the story of this trickery.
All the students wondered, how is God going to use this cheater, Jacob, to help lead us to Jesus?
Keep coming to Catechism class to find out!