Deuteronomy 23:1-25 God sees us as we really are. He ‘looks on the heart’ as well as ‘the outward appearance’. We must live to please Him, praying, ‘Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in […]Read more "Don’t Pretend To Be More ‘Holy’ Than You Really Are."
“The Lord your God will raise up for you a Prophet … to Him you shall listen” (Deuteronomy 18:15). We read these words, and we think of the words spoken by God on the Mount of Transfiguration (Matthew 17:5). There is a difference. Jesus is more than a Prophet. He’s God’s Son. He’s greater than […]Read more "More Than A Prophet!"
“You shall give to the Lord your God, as the Lord your God has blessed you” (Deuteronomy 16:10). Our giving to the Lord can never be any more than a response to His giving to us. His giving to us is always greater than our giving to Him. There can be no comparison between His […]Read more "God’s Giving To Us, Our Giving To Him"
Deuteronomy 33:1-34:12 The Lord’s work is moving on. the Lord’s servant – Moses – is looking towards the future. He is pronouncing God’s blessing on the people of Israel. He pays special attention to each tribe. There is a Word from the Lord for each of the twelve tribes of Israel. The people of Israel […]Read more "The Lord’s work is moving on."
Deuteronomy 31:1-32:52 Moses’ time of leadership was coming to an end. Joshua would replace him as the leader of God’s people. With God’s command – “Be strong and courageous” – and promise – “you will bring the Israelites into the land that I swore to give them, and I will be with you” (Deuteronomy 31:23), […]Read more "God Is Faithful. Let’s Be Faithful To Him."
Deuteronomy 29:1-30:20 “Today I offer you life … Choose life” (Deuteronomy 30:15,19). The meaning of these words concerning life is expanded on in Deuteronomy 30:16,20 – “Love the Lord your God.” Loving God – This is what life is all about. This is life as He intended it to be. This is the meaning and […]Read more "“Love the Lord your God.”"
Deuteronomy 27:1-28:68 Obedience and blessing or disobedience and curse – This was the choice which was set before the people of God. It is still the same choice today. What a difference there is between the two ways – the way of obedience and the way of disobedience, the way of blessing and the way […]Read more "Still the same choice today"