Genesis Chapter 17

In this chapter we get another turning point in the story of Abram. Having presumably passed all of God’s tests, Abram gets a little bit added to his name, and little bit taken off of his — well, you’ll see.

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Genesis Chapter 16

Hello! I’m back from a nearly year-long hiatus. It’s Spring Break, so I have enough free time that I can justify working on a post.

It’s funny that this chapter includes the original “handmaid’s tale,” since I actually taught The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood to my students this past semester. It was received well by the students — by one parent in particular, not so much.

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