Numbers 35:1-36:13

Cities of refuge were provided for those who had killed someone accidentally. This is a good illustration of fleeing to … More

Numbers 33:1-49

In the history of Israel – set free by the power of God, failure to learn, wandering, the promised land,  … More

Numbers 32:1-42

Some look for an easy life. They know that there will be conflict on the other side of the Jordan. … More

Numbers 2:1-34

‘The Lord said to Moses’: These words appear more than eighty times in Numbers. Let your life be centred on … More

Numbers 7:48-89

At the end of this long chapter, we have Communion with God: ‘When Moses went into the tent of the … More

Numbers 29:1-40

Between the feast of weeks (Pentecost) and the feast of trumpets (28:26-29:6), there was the harvest. Pentecost – the outpouring … More

Numbers 28:1-31

The sacrifices, offered to God, were to be ‘a pleasing odour’ to Him (2,6,8,13,24,27). These sacrifices are no longer required. … More

Numbers 8-9

Numbers 8:1-26  –  The Levites were ‘set apart’ for God (14). They were ‘a gift to Aaron… to do the … More

Numbers 10-11

Numbers 10:1-36  –  God’s Word – ‘the testimony’ (11) – reveals God’s purpose (29) and provides God’s guidance (33). The … More

Numbers 12-13

Numbers 12:1-13:33  –  Miriam and Aaron complained (12:1-2). Caleb and Joshua encouraged (30; 14:6-9). Thank God for encouragers! How did … More

Numbers 16-18

Numbers 16:1-50  –  ‘You have gone too far!’: They regarded themselves as ‘holy’, yet they refused to go ‘too far’ … More

Numbers 24:1-25

When ‘the Spirit of God came upon him’, Balaam’s ‘oracle’ was described as ‘the message of the man who sees … More

Numbers 26:23-65

There is real sadness in the final words of this chapter: ‘There was not left a man of them, except … More

Numbers 25:1-26:22

Read of Israel’s adultery and idolatry and remember God’s Word of warning: ‘Don’t let the world squeeze you into its … More

Numbers 21:1-35

In verses 5-9, there is an illustration of God’s salvation (John 3:14-15). There is sin and death (Romans 5-6; 3:23, … More

Numbers 20:1-29

No man or woman is indispensable. God’s work goes on, with or without us! (a) Miriam (Moses’ sister) served and … More

Numbers 19:1-22

The sacrifice was to be ‘without defect’. There was to be ‘no blemish’ (2). Here, we have a picture of … More

Numbers 14:1-45

‘All the congregation raised a loud cry…’, ‘all the people of Israel murmured…’, ‘all the congregation said to stone them…’ … More

Numbers 15-24

Numbers 15:1-41 God’s work among His people was directed toward the future – “Once you’re settled in the land I’m … More

Numbers 19-20

Numbers 19:1-22  –  The sacrifice was to be ‘without defect’. There was to be ‘no blemish’ (2). Here, we have … More

Numbers 11:1-35

‘The people complained in the hearing of the Lord’ (1) – Remember: All our words are spoken ‘in the hearing … More

Numbers 10:1-36

God’s Word – ‘the testimony’ (11) – reveals God’s purpose (29) and provides God’s guidance (33). The ‘cloud’ is like … More

Numbers 8:1-26

The Levites were ‘set apart’ for God (14). They were ‘a gift to Aaron…to do the service for the people … More

Numbers 28-29

Numbers 28:1-31  –  The sacrifices, offered to God, were to be ‘a pleasing odour’ to Him (2,6,8,13,24,27). These sacrifices are … More

Numbers 32-34

Numbers 32:1-42  –  Some look for an easy life. They know that there will be conflict on the other side … More

Numbers 35-36

Numbers 35:1-36:13  –  Cities of refuge were provided for those who had killed someone accidentally. This is a good illustration … More

Numbers 1 – 14

Numbers 1:1-4:49 God spoke, Israel obeyed (Numbers 1:1,54). This is the constant pattern of the life of faith – hearing … More

Not An Easy Pathway

Numbers 12:1-13:33  In his leadership of God’s people, Moses faced problems. It was not an easy pathway towards the promised … More

Numbers 9:1-23

God’s people were ‘in the wilderness’ (1) – No longer in the land of bondage, not yet in the land … More