Posts tagged with ‘Moses’

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This Amazing Book We Call the Bible

by Ladd
Whale Tail Cloud

I was talking to a friend the other night about our perception of God in relationship with the conquering of the Promised Land under Joshua’s conquest. Some of the most difficult to understand concepts regarding the goodness of God stream out of the conquest. Why did God say to slay all the men, women, and […]

Hold Our Original Conviction Firmly…

by Ladd
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12 “See to it, brothers and sisters, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. 13 But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called ‘Today,’ so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness. 14 We have come to share in Christ, if indeed […]

Where the Heart Is

by Ladd
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 7 “So, as the Holy Spirit says: ‘Today, if you hear his voice, 8  do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, during the time of testing in the wilderness, 9  where your ancestors tested and tried me, though for forty years they saw what I did. 10 That is why I was […]

Set Apart In Jesus’ Hands

by Ladd
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1“Therefore, holy brothers and sisters, who share in the heavenly calling, fix your thoughts on Jesus, whom we acknowledge as our apostle and high priest. 2 He was faithful to the one who appointed him, just as Moses was faithful in all God’s house. 3 Jesus has been found worthy of greater honor than Moses, just as […]

Jesus – the True Heir – the True Son of God…

by Ladd
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5 “For to which of the angels did God ever say, ‘you are my Son; today I have begotten you’? Or again, ‘I will be his Father, and he will be my Son’? 6 And again, when he brings the firstborn into the world, he says, ‘Let all God’s angels worship him.’ 7 Of the angels he says, ‘He makes […]

Is God Mad at You?

by Ladd
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We spend a great deal of time writing about the love of God on this blog and I find it interesting how many people find that mystifying. To them God is wrathful, revengeful, an exacting judge ready to zap them for the smallest of infractions. How have we come to see God this way? Why […]

My Chains Are Gone…

by Ladd
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“And God spoke all these words, saying, ‘I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. You shall have no other gods before me.” Exodus 20:1-3 The Israelites were gathered around the foot of Mount Sinai having just experienced the awesome, majestic power […]

The True Exodus

by Ladd
Reflection on Water

The central theme or event of the Old Testament was the Exodus. Moses led the children of Israel out of literal captivity and slavery to the Egyptians and forty years later they made it to the Promised Land. The reason for the Exodus was not only to free Israel from the oppressive rule of the […]

Four Aspects of the Law

by Ladd
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20 “For no human being will be justified in His sight by works of the law, since through the law comes knowledge of sin. 21 But now, the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the law and the prophets bear witness to it, 22 The righteousness of God through faith […]

Three Thousand Years Ago

by Ladd
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Our Bible study groups are going to be starting a series of studies on the book of Judges this fall and I would like to invite you to study along with us. I know, people’s first reaction is, “what do you want to study that for?” But, Judges is one of the most instructive and […]