Category Archives: Deuteronomy

Strong and Courageous

When Moses prepares to hand over the leadership of Israel to Joshua, the theme of his encouragement and God’s inspiration for Israel is be strong and courageous.  Joshua’s courage was based in God’s presence and promise.  Who is the source … Continue reading

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Turning Back To God

When we decide to return to the Lord, he will restore us. We might think that God will not show mercy, because we think we are too far gone or that God only judges.  The truth is that God will … Continue reading

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Safety Blessing

Today we are challenged by Moses to consider that when we persist in going our own ways, we cannot assume we have God’s approval. As long as you don’t disturb the peace, the world will tolerate a lot. In God’s … Continue reading

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Sowing and Reaping and the Bermuda Triangle

Never been to Las Vegas, yet I sometimes act like my sin happens in a Bermuda Triangle of transgression, like a dog who hides his head, thinking the rest of him isn’t hanging out.  God sees, and for Jesus followers, … Continue reading

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Pursuing

What are you pursuing in life? Take some time today to reflect upon that which you are pursuing. What has your heart?  Have you thought about pursuing God?  Have you considered pursuing the Word of God?  That’s what God wants … Continue reading

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Declaration

Today we declare that we will follow God and receive his love as God’s treasured possession.  Our status and stature is with God.  Our honour is in the heavens.  The world’s acceptance of followers of Jesus is not ours to … Continue reading

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Firstfruits Giving

What has God provided for you? How has he taken care of you?  How do you recognize or respond to what God provides for you?  Today we learn that giving is our response to God. God provides for us and … Continue reading

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