Tag: faithfulness

  • Biblical Principle #269: Seven-Year Debt Cancellation

    Biblical Principles List Principle The Law of Moses instructed Israelites to cancel the debts of fellow Israelites every seven years. Explanation Because GOD is love, He is concerned about the burdens we carry. He cares about your and my concerns. And He cared about the weight of debt of His children, Israel. And because Israel…

  • Biblical Principle #139: God Assured Israel’s Victory in Canaan

    Biblical Principles List Principle God assured Moses of Israel’s victory throughout Canaan (if they obeyed Him). Explanation As GOD concluded His initial message to Moses at Mount Sinai, after having spoken the Ten Commandments to all of Israel, GOD told Moses: 23 For My Angel will go before you and bring you in to the…

  • Answered Prayers Are Sometimes Disguised as Problems

    Have you ever experienced a situation that began as an irritating problem but quickly turned into an answered prayer? I had one of these this afternoon and I had to write about it because it is a small testament to GOD’s faithfulness and provision. Two years ago my wife Holly and I bought a used…

  • You Have Heard #7 (How we often live out 1 John 1:5-7)

    This is the 7th passage in “You Have Heard,” where we facetiously edit a Scripture to make it read like we often tend to live it out in our lives. In this post, we examine John’s instructions regarding the essentiality of disciples obeying Jesus: 5 This is the message we have heard from him our…

  • June 17 – Hosea: GOD’s Object Lesson to Israel

    Reading Hos. 1:1-2:23; 3:1-5 Devotional GOD is love (1 John 4:8). He loved Israel so much that He went to great lengths to get them to see their wickedness, calling them to repent so that He might turn from His building anger. In the days of Jeroboam II, king of Israel, GOD sent the prophet…

  • April 26 – Seeing GOD in the Psalms (Part 8)

    Reading Psalm 1; 14; 15; 36; 37; 39 Devotional Today we begin the second section of Psalms which deal with righteousness and wickedness. We continue our focus on what we can learn about GOD’s nature and character. Psalm 1 GOD watches over the way of the righteous. Psalm 14 GOD looks down from heaven on…