Tag Archives: Israel

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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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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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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Questioning God’s Love

This week I questioned God’s love. Let me be a little more specific. I questioned God’s love for me. Believing God loves others is easy. Believing God loves me is a bridge that I thought I’d crossed in a previous … Continue reading

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CH 8 Heaven’s Address

But Abram said, “Sovereign Lord, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who will inherit my estate is Eliezer of Damascus?” (Genesis 15:2 NIV) According to the Reese Chronological Bible, God appeared to Abram in … Continue reading

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CH 17 IF ONLY

From the time of Israel’s rebellion at Hazeroth until they reached the border of Canaan God gave his people no rest. They moved nineteen times in nineteen days before they settled in Kadesh Barnea, which I will refer to as … Continue reading

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CH 15 BURDEN LIFTERS

Numbers 11:4-6 And the mixt multitude that was among them fell a lusting and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, Who shall give us flesh to eat? We remember the fish, which we did eat in Egypt … Continue reading

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CH 14 FALLCY OF REBELLION

After Israel erected the tabernacle, the presence of God returned to the camp. In all of Israel’s journeys the movement of the cloud determined the movement of the people. When the cloud was taken up from the tabernacle, the people … Continue reading

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CH 11 INTERCESSION

Aaron suffered the consequences of his sin, God preserved him and then vindicated him but he was not the only one who sinned. Therefore, he was not the only one who suffered consequences. For following their leaders into worship that … Continue reading

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