Promises God made to Abraham and how they were fulfilled
- God would give Abraham and his descendants a land of their own; they were given the land of Canaan.
- God would give him many descendants. – indeed, his descendants were many even Christians today.
- God would bless him – he was blessed with many descendants and a lot of wealth.
- God would protect him – he protected him on his way from Haran to Canaan and even when he was in Egypt.
- God would give him a son – he was blessed with Isaac.
- His descendants would suffer slavery – the Israelites were under Egyptian bondage for 500 years and He saved them through Moses.
- Abraham would die in peace and at old age – he died peacefully at an old age of 120 years.
- He would make some of his descendants kings – he made his descendants like David and Solomon kings.
- God would bless all nations through Abraham – Jesus brought blessings to all