- Consider the inseparable intermingling of command and promise in God’s call to Abram.
How, in consequence, did Abram’s faith express itself?
Cf. Heb. 11:8. Compare and contrast Gen. 11:31 with 12:5.
In what ways is a similar response demanded by the gospel of Christ?
- In what two respects did Abram’s faith fall short under the tests of famine and fear?
When he acted unworthily how was he rebuked?
What may we learn from Gen. 13:3, 4? Cf. Rev. 2:5.