The Promises of God

Dec 26, 2021    Mike Osthimer
Christmas Eve I walked outside to play with my dog
and a rainbow suddenly appeared out of nowhere. I
had never witnessed the birth of a rainbow before. It
was surreal to say the least and got my mind going
a million miles an hour as I considered the promises
of God and His faithfulness to deliver on all of them,
some against such impossibilities no one could
question the miraculous origin.

The Bible is filled with promises, something like
8,810 promises with over 7,487 made specifically to


If you are wondering what the first promise made in
the Bible is, its found in Genesis 3:15 where God
says to the serpent,

“And I will put enmity

between you and the woman, And between your
seed and her Seed; He shall bruise your head,
And you shall bruise His heel.”