Tag Archive "ishmael"

frayed rope

When You’ve reached the End of Your Rope: A Christian Perspective

God promised Abraham and Sarah that they would produce a great nation. But they were old. Time passed and there was no baby. So Sarah decides that Hagar, her servant, would be a good surrogate ...

Women of Faith: Jewish Perspective

There are not that many female heroines in the Bible, in fact, there are not that many named women at all.  And even when they are given a name, they are often flawed secondary characters.  ...