Tag Archives: Perspective

Review of 2014–Perspective–This world is not our home

My focus for 2014 was perspective, primarily seeing the world from God’s point of view.  I wanted to look at my life and the world around me through the eyes of God.  This year was a rough year for the world. … Continue reading

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Not every opportunity is from God

1 Samuel 23:7 Saul soon learned that David was at Keilah. “Good!” he exclaimed. “We’ve got him now! God has handed him over to me, for he has trapped himself in a walled town!” Saul had been trying to kill … Continue reading

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Doing what’s right in our own eyes

Judges 21:25 In those days Israel had no king; all the people did whatever seemed right in their own eyes. After Joshua died, there was no one to fill his role as spiritual leader of Israel and the job fell … Continue reading

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Don’t be a fleece layer

Judges 6:37-39 prove it to me in this way. I will put a wool fleece on the threshing floor tonight. If the fleece is wet with dew in the morning but the ground is dry, then I will know that you … Continue reading

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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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