Genesis 12:1-17:27

Genesis chapter 12, verse 1 to chapter 17, verse 27

Torah For Today

(scenarios) What would you do?

  1. When do you think it’s okay to lie? Is it ever?
  2. A new kid moves onto your street. She came from another state, and knows no one. What do you do?
  3. You cousin is being threatened by a bunch of bullies. What do you do?
  4. What do you do to show that you mean it when you make a promise?


What Does This Parshah Mean to Me?

  1. How do you think Abram and Sarai felt when they heard what God wanted of them?
  2. How would you tell the story from Sarai’s perspective?
  3. How do you feel when you are about to do something you’ve never done before?
  4. Why do you think God changed Abram’s and Sarai’s names?
  5. Think about why Abram lied about Sarai in Egypt. Do you agree with his reasoning?
  6. Look at what God promised. What do you think Abram and his family needed to do to keep their side of the covenant?