20 Day Challenge #1: Genesis 27

biblejournaling9Read through the chapter and then go over it again and write out what you notice in your notebook. The first challenge is experimenting with bible journaling. You can use the following to guide you if you wish. If you don’t like drawing, then just write out the words in appropriate sizes or shapes.

Genesis 27:

  • Draw Esau’s quiver and bow. Write out what Isaac asked him to do.
  • Isaac was preparing to give his favourite son the inheritance of the firstborn. Unfortunately, Esau had carelessly sold his right as the firstborn when he was hungry one day. You may want to read Genesis 25:21-32 and draw Esau and Jacob and give a bit of a description of their very different characters.
  • Rebekah attempts to take things into her own hands. Draw a stick figure Rebekah and the instructions she gives to Jacob.
  • Write out the lies Jacob told.
  • Write out the blessing Isaac gives to Jacob and put a frame around it.
  • Draw the angry face of Esau when he finds out Jacob has taken his blessing.
  • Write out the blessing given to Esau.
  • Write out in large letters Esau’s feelings about Jacob.
  • Write out Rebekah’s instructions to Jacob now. Little did she know, she would never see him again.

Challenge #1: Genesis 27 PDF

20 Day Challenge #1: Genesis 24

biblejournaling8Read through the chapter and then go over it again and write out what you notice in your notebook. The first challenge is experimenting with bible journaling. You can use the following to guide you if you wish. If you don’t like drawing, then just write out the words in appropriate sizes or shapes.

Genesis 24:

  • Write out, in your own words, what Abraham made his servant promise to do.
  • Write out any thoughts you might have about why Abraham didn’t want Isaac to marry a Canaanite woman.
  • Draw the servant and his ten camels. Write out what he prayed to God.
  • Draw a water jar. Did you know that camels can drink many gallons of water in one go? Can you imagine how many times would she have had to fill her jar?
  • Draw what the servant gave to her for giving him water.
  • Write out who she said she was.
  • Write out the servants response in verse 27.
  • Write out Rebekah’s response when asked if she would go with the man.
  • Write out what Isaac’s response was to Rebekah.

Challenge #1: Genesis 24 PDF