Monthly Archives: March 2014

A Stronghold of Rebellion

Joshua 6:2, 21 But the Lord said to Joshua, “I have given you Jericho, its king, and all its strong warriors.”  They completely destroyed everything in it with their swords—men and women, young and old, cattle, sheep, goats, and donkeys. In the book … Continue reading

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Our God is a jealous God

Deuteronomy 4:24 “The Lord your God is a devouring fire; he is a jealous God.” Deuteronomy 5:7 “You must not have any other god but me.” God is morally perfect and hates sin.  Sin keeps us from God’s presence.  Fortunately, God created a plan … Continue reading

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The Disastrous Results of Disobedience

Deuteronomy 1:2-3 Normally it takes only eleven days to travel from Mount Sinai to Kadesh-barnea, going by way of Mount Seir.  But forty years after the Israelites left Egypt, on the first day of the eleventh month, Moses addressed the people of … Continue reading

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Losing Perspective

Numbers 16:14 “What’s more, you haven’t brought us into another land flowing with milk and honey.  You haven’t given us a new homeland with fields and vineyards.  Are you trying to fool these men?  We will not come.” The Israelites … Continue reading

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