Archive for the ‘devotional’ Category

Deuteronomy 22:22: “If a man is found lying...

December 6th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
We find this serious command embedded in what is considered by many to be ...

Deuteronomy 21:22–23: “If a man has committed...

December 5th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Deuteronomy 21 outlines 4 acceptable methods of capital punishment, including strangulation, stoning, death by sword, ...

Deuteronomy 20:8–9: “The officers shall speak...

December 4th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
These verses complete an interesting list of requirements found in Deuteronomy 20, concerning those ...

Deuteronomy 19:3–5: “You shall prepare roads...

December 3rd, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The 6 cities of refuge are named in Joshua 20:7–9. There were 3 on ...

Deuteronomy 18:17–18: “And the LORD said...

December 2nd, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Moses was the first and greatest of the prophets, but God promised that someday ...

Deuteronomy 17:18–19: “Also it shall be,...

December 1st, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God warned the people of Israel that when they came into the land, they ...

Deuteronomy 16:21–22: “You shall not plant...

November 30th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In Deuteronomy 16, God reminded His people once again to be careful not to ...

Deuteronomy 15:1–2: “At the end of every...

November 29th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This chapter has been called God's anti-poverty program. God had already told His people ...

Deuteronomy 14:1–2: “You are the children...

November 28th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God was forbidding the Egyptian religious practice of cutting and shaving the head in ...

Deuteronomy 13:3: “you shall not listen to...

November 27th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
For every thing that is true, genuine, and real in this world, there is ...

Deuteronomy 12:12: “And you shall rejoice before...

November 26th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Throughout Deuteronomy 12 the people of God were told to rejoice, both in all ...

Deuteronomy 11:31: “For you will cross over...

November 25th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Moses reminded the people that God was giving them the land but that they ...

Deuteronomy 10:12–13: “And now, Israel, what...

November 24th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Through Moses, God gave them 5 basic requirements that were expected of them as ...

Deuteronomy 9:6: “Therefore understand that...

November 23rd, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
As Israel prepared to enter the Promised Land, there was a looming spiritual danger ...

Deuteronomy 8:3: “So He humbled you, allowed...

November 22nd, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The Israelites food in the wilderness was decreed, commanded by the Word of God. ...

Deuteronomy 7:7–8: “The LORD did not set...

November 21st, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God directed Moses to humble the people by reminding them that they were "the ...

Deuteronomy 6:5–6: “You shall love the LORD...

November 20th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The heart is considered to be the center, the core, of a human being. ...

Deuteronomy 5:32–33: “Therefore you shall...

November 19th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Deuteronomy is the most quoted Old Testament book by Jesus in the Gospels. The ...

Deuteronomy 4:1–2: “Now, O Israel, listen...

November 18th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In Deuteronomy the Israelites finally enter into the good land God had appointed for ...

Deuteronomy 3:23–25: “Then I pleaded with...

November 17th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This chapter gives interesting insight into private prayers to God for very personal requests. ...

Deuteronomy 2:14: “And the time we took to...

November 16th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
If you travel to the Sinai Peninsula today, you find that from Kadesh Barnea ...

Deuteronomy 1:35–36: “Surely not one of these...

November 15th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Of all the old generation that God swore would not enter the Promised Land, ...

Numbers 36:12: “They were married into the...

November 14th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In Numbers 27, the daughters of Zelophehad received a land inheritance even though their ...

Numbers 35:10–11: “Speak to the children...

November 13th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In the Old Testament, if someone was killed, either intentionally or accidentally, the victim's ...

Numbers 34:1–2: “Then the LORD spoke to Moses,...

November 12th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Today when someone acquires property, they record the deed at the local county recorders' ...

Numbers 33:1–2: “These are the journeys of...

November 11th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Whenever the Israelites set out, God ordered Moses to keep a journal of all ...

Numbers 32:5–6: “Therefore they said, ‘If...

November 10th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The children of Gad and Reuben liked where they were and didn't want to ...

Numbers 31:1–2: “And the LORD spoke to Moses,...

November 9th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This is a challenging chapter because it describes God's command to the Israelite men ...

Numbers 30:2: “If a man makes a vow to the...

November 8th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God places great importance on the words that come out of our mouths. Here ...

Numbers 29:1: “And in the seventh month, on...

November 7th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The Feast of Trumpets, or Shofar, is literally Yom T'ruach, meaning the "day of ...

Numbers 28:30–31: “also one kid of the goats,...

November 6th, 2019 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God underscores the importance of the public sacrifices: daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly, already ...