Contributed by Doug Houck on Dec 21, 2020
God shared the pathos of His sacrifice of Jesus through having Abraham sacrifice Isaac.
Two storytellers are needed: [#1] will tell the story of Abraham and Isaac, and [#2] will tell the story of God the Father and Jesus.
[#1] Genesis 22:1-2
This is a story of a Father, Son, and sacrifice.
Usually we understand this chapter in terms of testing, faith, obedience, commitment, surrender, substitutionary sacrifice, The Lord Will Provide. It’s all in there.
[#2] It also foreshadows another Father,