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Wed Night Bible Study - Shared screen with speaker view
beechinng
01:10:08
What is the burial rite for the Jews?
Lai Kit
01:12:53
1 Liner: Abraham trusted God's promise by chosing to bury his wife's burial site at Machpelah when he is still a sojouner
Bryan Chan
01:14:45
Paul: Abraham is the buying the land with the field and cave so that he can bury his dead.
sengboon’s iPhone
01:16:59
let everything that we do bring glory to God
DingCL
01:17:26
death comes inevitably and we must treat the dead body with respect
Lai Kit
01:18:10
sorry it should be "to BUY his wife's..."
Matthew
01:18:55
God provided a burial place for Sarah, Abraham’s wife in a foreign land
Chai
01:19:18
Chai: God provided for Abraham a little land of final rest (burial) in the promised land where he was yet a pilgrim, a foreigner.
GOH DW
01:19:21
One Liner :Abraham deal very fair with Hittites, paying full for the burial site even though the land has been promised to him.
Matthew
01:19:37
from Linda
beechinng
01:19:49
All man will meet its end that is death
DingCL
01:20:20
Abraham mourns over Sarah and determined that she has a proper burial place
sengboon’s iPhone
01:21:46
even in death God will provide.
fredyeoh
01:22:10
Glorifying God through actions of uncovetousness, honesty and frankness especially to heathen people
Daniel
01:22:11
God was graceful to provide a burial place to Abraham and his family up to 3 generations.
betty wong
01:22:11
Abraham's trust in God's covenant faithfulness prompted his purchase of the plot where he and his descendants were to be buried.
sarah chen
01:23:30
Abraham rejected Ephron's gift not because of pride but because he did not want to be indebted to Ephron. He did it in justice .
Wei Yeong
01:25:07
Abraham honoured his dead wife with a fine burial ground and not owing any favour any man, his action also honoured God.
Matthew
01:26:39
Abraham took care of his wife till her death, by buying a burial place for her. (Linda)
Chai
01:32:07
Personally, how much of this earth do I need (to acquire/ possess), if I believe in God's promise of eternal life in the new heavens and new earth? (Chai)
wengtink
01:32:42
Application: Insist on doing / persevere to do the honorable thing before God and man
Kean
01:35:31
God bless and straighten the path for His people who are humble and honourable. (Kean)
Weng Jing
01:37:01
Do not take advantage of people or treat people unfairly for own benefit - an Application derived from Abraham's paying a fair price to Ephron for the land.
wengtink
01:37:59
yes, elder sam! :)
Bryan Chan
01:38:22
Paul. As the need arises, God will make use of what we have.
GOH DW
01:38:24
Application: Deal with people with fairness.
Peggy Vong 2
01:38:32
As Christians, in ou
sarah chen
01:40:14
Be fair and open in our dealings. Cheating bargains will not bear light.
Terry Thing
01:41:06
Abraham establish the law of personal ownership by willing buyer, willing seller, a prerequsite to a modern contractual law.
Peggy Vong 2
01:41:23
As Christians we should conduct business with the world honorably, wisely, courteously , fairly , prudently and generously.
Peggy Vong 2
01:42:10
Sorry this is application.
Terry Thing
01:43:21
Does this set a precedent of chinese ching ming?
Wei Yeong
01:43:29
Honour our spouse in life and in death, more important in life.
betty wong
01:46:03
Like Abraham, we oughta live in the present in light of the future. (Heb 11:8-10, Heb 11:13-16; 1Pet 2:11-17)
fredyeoh
01:46:05
Even though the promised land will be his forever, in the age to come, Abraham asserted no right of ownership in this life likewise we too, afterall, this world is not our home
wengtink
01:59:05
Thank you ELDER SAM!!
GOH DW
01:59:07
Thank you