Now we, brethren, as Isaac was, are the children of promise. But as then he that was born after the flesh persecuted him that was born after the Spirit, even so it is now.
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Nevertheless what saith the scripture? Cast out the bondwoman and her son: The scheme invented by Sarai, and agreed to by Abram, which brought forth Ishmael, the son of the bondwoman, who was born after the flesh, proved unsatisfactory to the whole company, from the first step taken toward carrying it out.
And he went in unto Hagar, and she conceived: And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, which she had born unto Abraham, mocking. Wherefore she said unto Abraham, Cast out this bondwoman and her son: But not yet was the record clear. Abraham had swerved from the clear promise of God, and had put dependence in the flesh; and not only must the bondwoman and her son be cast out, but every item of that whole scheme which had brought in the bondwoman and her son must be utterly renounced and abandoned.
Accordingly, the Lord said to Abraham: Isaac was the child of promise. Relive the best of the Emmys now! Everything you may have missed.
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A Child of Promise 05 Feb As the recipient of a full scholarship, Terry Johnson will be the first person in his neighborhood to go to college. Terry is torn between wanting to leave the "Bottoms" and his dope-dealing older brother Derek, and his concern for his younger brother Bobby. Start your free trial.
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But Sarah, his wife, was barren Picture Abraham as a pastor. The church is barren and bears no children.
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What does Abraham do? He begins to despair of supernatural intervention. He is getting old. His wife remains barren.