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#1 Have you watched the lesson?!
#2 Jacob had followed his mother’s plan to trick Isaac, his father, into giving him the family inheritance, instead of Esau, his older brother. What did Esau do?
Said he was very happy for Jacob
Got his father to change his mind
Said he would kill Jacob
#3 What did Rebekah tell Jacob to do when she heard Esau’s plan?
Run away to his uncle’s house
Ask his father to change his mind and give the inheritance to Esau
Go and say sorry to Esau
#4 Why did Jacob trick his father to get the inheritance?
He thought it was the only way to be head of the family
He had forgotten God’s laws and deliberately did something he knew was wrong, because he was greedy and ambitious
He always did what his mother told him to do
#5 Jacob set out to his uncle’s house, but it was a long way and he had to sleep out in the open overnight. What did he use for a pillow?
Some grass and leaves he collected
#6 While Jacob was asleep he had a dream. What did he see in his dream?
Esau chasing him
A ladder going up to heaven with Angels going up and down it
A soft bed
#7 The Lord God also spoke to Jacob in his dream. What did he say?
That He was angry that Jacob had behaved so badly
That He was glad that Esau hadn’t killed him
He gave him the same promises He gave to Abraham and Isaac, that God would walk with him and take him to the Promised Land
#8 God spoke to Jacob in a dream. How does He speak to us today?
In dreams like Jacob’s
Through His Word, the Bible
Through TV programs
Through special messengers called prophets
Before the Bible was complete God spoke to people in a number of ways. Now that the Bible is complete, that is how He speaks to the world in our days.
#9 The ladder that Jacob saw in his dream connected the Earth with Heaven, where God is. We can’t climb a ladder to Heaven, so how can we get there?
By giving away all our money to charity
By being very, very good
By believing in the Lord Jesus and asking Him to take away our sins, to make us good enough for Heaven
#10 When Jacob woke up, what happened?
He promised God that he would worship Him and serve Him
He wrote down the story of his dream, so he would not forget it
He forgot all about his dream
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