Where is oil first mentioned in the Bible?
You find it in Genesis 28.
The passage is about God revealing Himself to Jacob and confirming the covenant (promise) He made with Abraham, Jacob’s grandfather. The promise was this:
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Personally, I am not someone who chases fads and tries to keep up with the latest craze. I would call myself a busy wife and mom who is very dedicated to her family, always giving, giving, and giving with little time for herself. I find myself forgetting about the needs of my own being in many ways. I’d rather make sure my family is taken care of, and if I have any energy or time for myself, I will finally give in and take the moment. I now thank the Lord for essential oils such as lavender to help relax me! 🙂
I am a curious sort of person, and when my curiosity is sparked by an issue, I start a full out investigation.
When hearing about essential oils for the first time, I thought it was interesting–a little speculative, but because my interests tend to surround the Bible, I let the interest in essential oils die. It wasn’t until my 17-year-old daughter told me that our youth pastor’s wife at church was having an essential oil party at her house. I enjoy visiting with other women, so I agreed. Shortly into the introduction of essential oils, our youth pastor’s wife stated this,
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