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Canaanite Slaughter and the Will of God

Reading through the Bible–Deuteronomy 7-8

One of the more troubling concepts to modern sensibilities is the Old Testament sanctioning of the slaughter of the Canaanites.  We encounter God’s mandate for this action in several places but specifically in our reading this week in Deuteronomy 7.  1,654 more words

Choose Life

Deuteronomy 30:19
“I call heaven and earth as witnesses today against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing; therefore choose life, that both you and your descendants may live” 237 more words


Hidden Things 

Deuteronomy 29:29

“The secret things belong to the Lord our God, but those things which are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all the words of this law.” 268 more words


Deuteronomy 23:1

Today’s crazy Bible verse comes from the book of Deuteronomy, a book full of crazy Bible verses!  Warning:  To all the men out there, you’d better sit down and you might want to cup your balls.   158 more words

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Deuteronomy 8: Breeding Ground for Faith

Deu 8:12-14 (read Deuteronomy ch. 8)

(12)Lest when thou hast eaten and art full, and hast built goodly houses, and dwelt therein;(13)And when thy herds and thy flocks multiply, and thy silver and thy gold is multiplied, and all that thou hast is multiplied;(14)Then thine heart be lifted up, and thou forget the LORD thy God, which brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage; 441 more words


If you stood alone

Verse of the Day: Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. 194 more words

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