Day: June 21, 2023

Genesis 21: Hagar and Ishmael Sent Away

June 21, 2023 ·

Summary: Isaac is born and circumcised when Abraham is 100, and Sarah is filled with laughter. Sarah makes Abraham send Hagar and Ishmael away. Abraham doesn't want to, but God says it's okay. God looks after Hagar and Ishmael in the desert, and Ishmael becomes an archer. Abraham makes a good-conduct treaty with Abimelech at Beersheba, and he plants a tree. Key verses:  And she said, “Who would have said to Abraham that Sarah would nurse children? Yet I have… Read more.