After Abel died Adam had another son Seth. Seth had a son Enos. Enos had a son Cainan. Cainan had Mahalaleel. Mahalaleel had Jared. Jared’s son is Enoch. By this time Cains line also multiplied. Sin started to multiply and people started to fight and they were all living against Gods will. This is the time when Enoch lived. But he was a righteous man.
Enoch married. He had a son called Methuselah when he was 65 years old. Enoch started to think about the future. He wanted to please God. He had vision about the future. This we can know from the meaning of the name he had given for his son. He told men about the coming wrath of God. Enoch walked with God. He had a close relationship with God.
God was pleased with Enoch. when he was 365 years old, he was taken up by God. He did not die.
Lessons to learn:
1. It is a blessed to be walking with God.
2. Those who walk with God will be able to know the mind of God.
3.When Jesus comes again, those who walk with the Lord, will be called up.
4.When Jesus comes back, those who believe in him and are still alive will be taken up like Enoch.