Y’shua said in Matthew 10 that He came to bring a sword and not peace; to bring division, even among family members. When Avram left Ur he was to leave all things and people behind. He had family to move out with him, beginning a journey not culminated until finally Lot was separated from him. The Messiah revealed in Lech Lecha is One Who divides and separates us until He is our everything.
Take time to listen to Mike and Barry discuss this incredible Torah Portion, finding Messiah in its content.