Category Archives: Road to Worship

THE ARRIVAL

Israel had accepted God’s offer to make them into a holy nation of priest who love and obey him. Pleased to make Israel his special treasure, God told Moses to prepare the people for a visitation. He would meet with … Continue reading

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FIRST AND LAST

In the third month after the Israelites left Egypt – on the very day – they came to the Desert of Sinai. 2 After they set out from Rephidim, they entered the Desert of Sinai, and Israel camped there in … Continue reading

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A SHADOW OF LOVE

 The whole Israelite community set out from the Desert of Sin, traveling from place to place as the LORD commanded. They camped at Rephidim, but there was no water for the people to drink. 2 So they quarreled with Moses … Continue reading

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APPLYING GOD’S TEACHING

He gave you manna to eat in the desert, something your fathers had never known, to humble and to test you so that in the end it might go well with you. Deuteronomy 8:16 It has never gone well for … Continue reading

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GOD’S TEACHING

Religious teachings conceived in the minds of men tend to neglect the more important matters of law: justice, mercy, and faith. Jesus’ strongest rebuke against the Pharisees was their willingness to tithe on the smallest herb in their gardens, even … Continue reading

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STARTING OVER

They left Marah and went to Elim , where there were twelve springs and seventy palm trees, and they camped there. They left Elim and camped by the Red Sea.  Numbers 33:9-10 Israel’s journey to worship their God was an emotional … Continue reading

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FAITHFULNESS

According to the Reese Chronological Bible, God’s people departed from Egypt on Saturday April 16, 1462 BC. As they were leaving, God’s presence settled among them in the form of a pillar of cloud, which turned into a pillar of … Continue reading

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