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An arm long enough

I’ve been studying in Numbers. It follows Moses and the Israelites out of Egypt through the desert toward Canaan, the land God promised them. My strategy is to put myself in their story. 685 more words


ACAD - Rejected: Numbers 11

Complaining in the Desert

Now when the people complained in the hearing of the Lord about their misfortunes, the Lord heard it and his anger was kindled. 1,011 more words

On The Road

The God Who Answers Prayer

Now when the people complained in the hearing of the LORD about their misfortunes, the LORD heard it and his anger was kindled. Then the fire of the LORD burned against them, and consumed some outlying parts of the camp. 1,761 more words

Hebrew Bible


Num. 11:7,8 And the manna was as coriander seed, and the colour thereof as the colour of bdellium. And the people went about, and gathered it, and ground it in mills, or beat it in a mortar, and baked it in pans, and made cakes of it: and the taste of it was as the taste of fresh oil. 409 more words

Holy Spirit

Vacation Frustration

It’s vacation time again!  Time to hit the road and drive to delightful destinations.  Hooray!  Or… Help me Lord!

I reminisced about a couple of our trips when I read the words of Moses in Numbers 11.  373 more words

All the Lord's People — Pentecost, 2016

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“It is to your advantage that I go away,” Jesus said, “for if I do not go away, the Advocate will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you.” At Pentecost, we celebrate how Jesus kept his promise and sent the Holy Spirit to be our Advocate. 281 more words


Reflections on Numbers 11

Originally posted in 2015

Reading through the Old Testament, especially the Pentateuch (the first five books of the OT), is challenging at times. This year, I decided to read through all of the Old Testament, since it is still the most mysterious part of the canon of holy scripture to me. 595 more words