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Ownership Without Possession

For the last year I have been studying the life of Moses. This of course means that I have looked at more than a few maps of were Moses lead the infant nation of Israel as they made their way through the wilderness. 348 more words

A Thought

Caleb - A Whole-Hearted Man

Imagine with me for a moment.  It is a dry and dusty day on the border of the Promised Land.  40 days earlier, Moses sent 12 men to look at the land of Canaan to see what  was waiting for them there.  1,125 more words


Manna, Meat, and Money (An appeal for a less self-indulged and more Christ-centered Christianity) Part 3 of 5ish

We’re comparing the simple manna that God provided in the wilderness with the demand of God’s people for meat. “But now we have lost our appetite; we never see anything but this manna!… 1,115 more words


Everything We Need


This is how you will know that the living God is among you and that he will certainly drive out before you the Canaanites, Hittites, Hivites, Perizzites, Girgashites, Amorites and Jebusites. 746 more words


Life in the Promised Land

I’ve spent about six full years of my life in a town called Moses Lake. The main bridge across the lake is called “The Fill,” and it’s ironic that the locals affectionately refer to the city as Moses Hole. 671 more words

Extended Reflection

March 29 - Follow the Leader

Matthew 24:1-31; Numbers 25-27; Song of Solomon 6:4-8:4

I’ve told my principal that she needs to let me know if she’s being transferred because if she doesn’t have a spot available for me on her new staff, I’m going to retire. 236 more words

Devotional Thoughts

Deuteronomy 7: The Love of God Compels Us

Deuteronomy 7:7-8 NKJV ( read Deuteronomy ch. 7)

The Lord did not set His love on you nor choose you because you were more in number than any other people, for you were the least of all peoples; but because the Lord loves you, and because He would keep the oath which He swore to your fathers, the Lord has brought you out with a mighty hand, and redeemed you from the house of bondage, from the hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt. 516 more words