Lot’s Captivity and Rescue
v1-12 Battle between 4 Kings vs 5 Kings resulted in the capture of Sodom and their goods, also, Lot’s women and goods.
v13-17 Abram is told of Lot’s capture. He armed his 318 servants and pursued to Dan. Abram divides his forces by night and he attacked and pursued them as far as Hobah. Abram brought back Lot and his goods as well as the women and the people. The King of Sodom went out to meet him at the Valley of Shaveh, after his return from the defeat of Chedorlaomer and the kings who were with him.
Abram and Melchizedek
v18-20 Melchizedek king of Salem served bread and wine; he was a priest of God Most High and he blessed him. Saying Blessed be Abram of God Most High, Profwssessor of heaven and earth;and blessed be God Most High who has delivered your enemies into your hand. and he gave him a tithe of all.
v21- king of Sodom says to Abram, Give me the persons, and take the goods.
v22 Abram said to the king of Sodom, I have raised my hand to the Lord, God Most High, the Possessor of heaven and earth, that I will take nothing, from a thread to a sandle strapand I will not take anything from you lest you say you made me rich.
Join in the fight
Be generous and compassionate
Dont give into worldly
Dont be afraid to give up your rights