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Day 157

Deuteronomy 4:

Moses’ first sermon of Deuteronomy concludes with some powerful challenges.  He is speaking as the Elder Statesman of the nation and one whom will not be inheriting the promised land.  220 more words

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Wells you did not Dig

When the Lord your God brings you into the land he swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give you—a land with large, flourishing cities you did not build, houses filled with all kinds of good things you did not provide, wells you did not dig, and vineyards and olive groves you did not plant—then when you eat and are satisfied, be careful that you do not forget the Lord , who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. 500 more words


Nitzavim-Vayelech 5774

How much wood could a wood-chopper chop if a wood-chopper were really a wood-gatherer?


This week’s handout:  51-52 Nitzavim-Vayelech 5774

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Specific Verses Or Texts

Day 156

Deuteronomy 3:

As Moses continues His sermon we hear of more details in the “back story” of what has happened to the Israelites during their ‘wanderings’.  233 more words

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Nitzavim - I Swear!

The Land of Israel is in sight and the nation is about to enter and conquer it.  Moses and the people know this mean that Moses must die very soon. 1,425 more words


Free of God if We Choose

You saw no form of any kind the day the Lord spoke to you at Horeb out of the fire. Therefore watch yourselves very carefully, so that you do not become corrupt and make for yourselves an idol, an image of any shape, whether formed like a man or a woman, or like any animal on earth or any bird that flies in the air, or like any creature that moves along the ground or any fish in the waters below.   691 more words


Praying Through God's Word: Deuteronomy

Deuteronomy 1:1-46

Lord, You call us with Your challenge. You call us to make our choice. We are to put the past behind us. We are to press on into the future – with You and for You. 2,065 more words

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