God's Covenant with Abram and the Story of Hagar
God's Covenant with Abram
1. Even as Abram had no son God promised to make his descendants as uncountable as the stars of the sky.
2. He told him that his descendants would suffer in a foreign land for 400years but He will bring them back to Canaan.
The Story of Hagar
1. Based on Sarai advise Abram slept with Hagar(Sarai's slave), who got proud when she became pregnant.
2. Sarai treated Hagar so cruelly that she ran away, but on her way an angel of the Lord humbled her and she went back and bare Abram a son called Ishmael.