Devotional

Devotional

Numbers

Numbers 9:19-23

19 When the cloud remained over the tabernacle a long time, the Israelites obeyed the Lord’s order and did not set out. 20 Sometimes the cloud was over the tabernacle only a few days; at the Lord’s command they would encamp, and then at his command they would set out. 21 Sometimes the cloud stayed only from evening till morning, and when it lifted in the morning, they set out. Whether by day or by night, whenever the cloud lifted,…
Leviticus

Leviticus 26:1-5

1 “‘Do not make idols or set up an image or a sacred stone for yourselves, and do not place a carved stone in your land to bow down before it. I am the Lord your God. 2 “‘Observe My Sabbaths and have reverence for My sanctuary. I am the Lord. 3 “‘If you follow My decrees and are careful to obey My commands, 4 I will send you rain in its season, and the ground will yield its crops…
Leviticus

Leviticus 25:18-22

18 “‘Follow My decrees and be careful to obey My laws, and you will live safely in the land. 19 Then the land will yield its fruit, and you will eat your fill and live there in safety. 20 You may ask, “What will we eat in the seventh year if we do not plant or harvest our crops?” 21 I will send you such a blessing in the sixth year that the land will yield enough for three years.…
Leviticus

Leviticus 18:1-5

1 The Lord said to Moses, 2 “Speak to the Israelites and say to them: ‘I am the Lord your God. 3 You must not do as they do in Egypt, where you used to live, and you must not do as they do in the land of Canaan, where I am bringing you. Do not follow their practices. 4 You must obey My laws and be careful to follow My decrees. I am the Lord your God. 5 Keep…
Exodus

Exodus 34:10-13

10 Then the Lord said: “I am making a covenant with you. Before all your people I will do wonders never before done in any nation in all the world. The people you live among will see how awesome is the work that I, the Lord, will do for you. 11 Obey what I command you today. I will drive out before you the Amorites, Canaanites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites. 12 Be careful not to make a treaty with…
Exodus

Exodus 24:7

Then he took the Book of the Covenant and read it to the people. They responded, “We will do everything the Lord has said; we will obey.” Exodus 24:7 Moses read the Book of the Covenant to the people of Israel, a miracle in itself. Movies or pictures often show this occurring with Moses up on the side of a mountain maybe 50-200 feet addressing the people of Israel numbering in at least the 100’s of thousands if not in…
Exodus

Exodus 19:3-6

3 Then Moses went up to God, and the Lord called to him from the mountain and said, “This is what you are to say to the descendants of Jacob and what you are to tell the people of Israel: 4 ‘You yourselves have seen what I did to Egypt, and how I carried you on eagles’ wings and brought you to Myself. 5 Now if you obey Me fully and keep My covenant, then out of all nations you…
Exodus

Exodus 12

The First Passover and now today’s Messianic Passover Seder Wednesday was about the First Passover from Exodus 12 and the need to obey God’s instructions as the 10th and final plague came upon Egypt resulting the freeing of the Israelites. Today Passover is still celebrated by Jews with a Passover Seder. Jewish believers in Jesus as the Messiah practice a Messianic Passover Seder. What is a Seder? From Dictionary.com a Seder is a ceremonial dinner that commemorates the Exodus from…
Exodus

Exodus 12:24-25

24 Obey these instructions as a lasting ordinance for you and your descendants. 25 When you enter the land that the Lord will give you as he promised, observe this ceremony. Exodus 12:24-25 What are these instructions for, what is this ceremony they are to observe? The next six verses tell us much of what the instructions are for and what the ceremony is, but let me be a spoiler and tell you it is the Passover that is still…
Exodus

Exodus 5:1-2

1 Afterward Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said, “This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says: ‘Let my people go, so that they may hold a festival to me in the wilderness.’” 2 Pharaoh said, “Who is the Lord, that I should obey him and let Israel go? I do not know the Lord and I will not let Israel go.” Exodus 5:1-2 This is not what I was looking for when looking for the use…
Genesis

Genesis 49:10

The scepter will not depart from Judah, nor the ruler’s staff from between his feet, until He to whom it belongs shall come and the obedience of the nations shall be His. Genesis 49:10 NIV The scepter shall not depart from Judah, nor the ruler’s staff from between his feet, until tribute comes to Him; and to Him shall be the obedience of the peoples. Genesis 49:10 ESV The scepter shall not depart from Judah, Nor a lawgiver from between…
Genesis

Genesis 28:6-7

6 Now Esau learned that Isaac had blessed Jacob and had sent him to Paddan Aram to take a wife from there, and that when he blessed him he commanded him, “Do not marry a Canaanite woman,” 7 and that Jacob had obeyed his father and mother and had gone to Paddan Aram. Genesis 28:6-7 It is amazing how you can obey and be blessed and then again how you can partially obey and not be blessed.This was the case…