January 19th, 2016

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Daily Bible Reading

As I continue to stroll through Genesis, I had thoughts of our family, both 20+ years ago, as well as last September.

Abraham's son, Isaac, had an arranged marriage that turned out to be a love match.  However his mother had already died, and Isaac had been close to her.  So the comment is that Rebekah moved into his mother's tent, and he was comforted.

I remember seeing Claire and then Brenda become part of our close family, and how they coped.  Then last September I saw how they both supported Nick & Tim.

The Bible speaks of the planning of this match, but reminds me how special family can be.

I am thankful to be part of a close family.