Genesis 21:22-34 gives the account of a treaty being made between Abraham and Abimelech, the king of Gerar (along with Phichol, the chief captain of his army). This treaty begins with Abimelech and Phichol identifying and recognizing the hand of God on Abraham, for they said, “God is with thee (Abraham) in all that thou doest.”
God’s presence with Abraham was evident even to the gentiles who recognized the sovereignty of God and who wanted to make a treaty with Abraham, God’s servant.
Points to ponder:
Is the presence of God in our lives evident to those around us, even to the who not believe in Jesus Christ, the one true God? If someone was to look at your life today, would they be able to say, “God is with you in all that you do”?
Genesis 21:22 (KJV)
22 And it came to pass at that time, that Abimelech and Phichol the chief captain of his host spake unto Abraham, saying, God is with thee in all that thou doest: