Jacob’s prayer for Asher is “Asher's food shall be rich, and he shall yield royal delicacies.” Asher was his eighth son through Zilpah, Leah’s maid. His name means “happy one”. This prayer prophesied that Asher would be blessed with a fertile portion of the land, which would yield not only basic crops in abundance but also “royal delicacies”. Asher’s inheritance was located in the farthest northwestern region of the promised land along the northern coast. Since it was on the plain, it was very likely that most of it was tillable land. We don’t have any biblical account of the richness of Asher’s soil, but John Gill refers to some ancient writers, who described it as “exceedingly fat and fruitful, and produced the most delicate wine and wheat, and might be truly called the fat valley.”Read More
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New Life Presbyterian Church of La Jolla is a congregation, which desires to reflect the preeminence of Christ in all things through the power of the Holy Spirit unto the glory of God the Father.
Our Sunday services meet every week at 7111 La Jolla Blvd., La Jolla, CA 92037. Additional ministries meet throughout the week for fellowship and study.
Worship in Spirit and Truth
Growing Deep in the Living Knowledge of the Word
Compentent in Self-Giving Service for building others
Passionate in joyful witness to the world
Everything for the Glory of God and our enjoyment of him