Like most women of her time, I’m sure Sarai expected to live and die in her native land, raising a quiverfull of children, but God had other plans.
Sarai married her half-brother Abram, but the children didn’t come. Sarai was barren. Then, one day Terah, her father-in-law, decided to leave the land of Ur and head to the land of Canaan. He took with him Abram, Sarai, and Lot, but instead of going all the way to Canaan, they stopped in Haran and dwelt there.
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