WHEN GOD DEFENDS YOU

A look into God's relationship with Moses

Moses was a man who had a unique relationship with God that was different than any other person in the Bible. Chosen by God to lead the nation of Israel; a nation that was continually rebellious against the God who intervened on their behalf with signs and wonders (Num 14, v. 22). Moses carried with him […]

Moses

FAITH VERSUS FEAR: A LESSON FROM NUMBERS 13

The report after 40 days of spying

In Numbers 13:25-33 we have the twelve spies giving their scouting report to Moses and the people after spending forty days in the land of Canaan (v.25). These spies were not just ordinary men, but leaders in their father’s tribes (v. 2) and their names were Shammua, Shaphat, Caleb, Igal, Joshua, Palti, Gaddiel, Gaddi, Ammiel, Sethur, […]

Faith versus Fear

THE SHAPING POWER OF CONVERSATIONS

Lessons from John 9

Conversations are a part of everyday life. The conversations we have every day have a way of shaping and molding us; our thoughts, ideas, beliefs, and perspective of the world we live. They can bring direction, create momentum, and give clarity. Conversations are an important way in which we can exchange part of ourselves with others, […]

Conversations

GOD WANTS TO GET YOUR ATTENTION

Lessons from Moses and the Burning Bush Experience

In 2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NKJV), it says “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.” This means that all of the Bible is full of principles and truths that are both relevant and applicable […]

Burning Bush

WHEN GOD SPEAKS AND IS CONFRONTED BY A STORM

Learning that storms are not always about us

Matthew and Mark in the New Testament tell the story of a great storm. The Bible says that crowds surrounded Jesus. In the midst of this crowd, Jesus gives the command that He and His disciples are to cross to the other side of the sea. Right after Jesus speaks, He has a short conversation with […]

Storm