Sometimes we go off to Egypt thinking we are doing ourselves a favor but what we find there is dryness and thirst.
Let us go for today and pray and meet our Lord by the altar of incense. He’s standing there waiting for us to attend.
The thing that is notable in this passage is that Abraham is guided by his covenant with God. He didn’t give up on the promise just because he was old.
The Gospel writer added his voice to the voice of the other witnesses to tell the wonderful story of Jesus. But if the words are not heard in the heart, in the home, or in the church they will not have the desired effect.