Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Through faith also Sara herself received strength to conceive seed, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful who had promised.
Abraham fell facedown. Then he laughed
and said to himself, “Can a child be born to a hundred-year-old man? Can Sarah, a ninety-year-old woman, give birth?”
Abraham and Sarah were old and getting on in years.
Sarah had passed the age of childbearing.
The Lord came to Sarah as He had said, and the Lord did for Sarah what He had promised.
And consider your relative Elizabeth—even she has conceived a son in her old age, and this is the sixth month for her who was called childless.
1 Peter 3:5
For in the past, the holy
women who put their hope in God also beautified themselves in this way, submitting to their own husbands,
Let us hold on to the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful.
He did not waver in unbelief at God’s promise but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God,
2 Kings 4:17
The woman conceived and gave birth to a son at the same time the following year, as Elisha had promised her.