Author Archives: Jefferson Vann

About Jefferson Vann

Jefferson Vann is a former Christian missionary who now lives in Williamsburg, Virginia. If your church or small group would like to hear Jeff speak, you can contact him at -- !

judgment balance

  Deuteronomy 14-17 (JDV) Deuteronomy 1:14 “You answered1 me, ‘What you propose to do is good.’ Deuteronomy 1:15 “So I took the leaders of your tribes, wise and respected men, and set them over you as leaders: commanders for thousands, … Continue reading

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not enough chiefs

  Deuteronomy 1:9-13 (JDV) Deuteronomy 1:9 “I spoke to you at that time, and this is what I said: I can’t bear the responsibility for you on my own. Deuteronomy 1:10 Yahveh your God has so multiplied you that notice1 … Continue reading

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stayed long enough

  Deuteronomy 1:6-8 (JDV) Deuteronomy 1:6 “Yahveh our God spoke to us at Horeb: and this is what he said: ‘You have stayed at this mountain long enough. Deuteronomy 1:7 Turn and set out and go to the hill country … Continue reading

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why we are in Deuteronomy

Deuteronomy 1:1-5 (JDV) Deuteronomy 1:1 These are the words Moses said to all Israel across the Jordan in the open country,1 in the Arabah opposite Suph, between Paran and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Di-zahab. Deuteronomy 1:2 It is an eleven-day … Continue reading

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the cycle of care and favor

Ephesians 6:23-24 (JDV) Ephesians 6:23 Peace to the brothers and sisters, and care with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 6:24 Favor be with all who have an indestructible1 care for our Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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information and encouragement

Ephesians 6:21-22 (JDV) Ephesians 6:21 Tychicus, our dearly cared about brother and faithful assistant in the Lord, will tell you all the news about me so that you may be informed. Ephesians 6:22 I am sending him to you for … Continue reading

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would you pray for me?

Ephesians 6:19-20 (JDV) Ephesians 6:19 Pray also in behalf of me, that the message may be given to me when I open my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel. Ephesians 6:20 In behalf of which … Continue reading

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all about warfare

Ephesians 6:16-18 (JDV) Ephesians 6:16 In every situation taking up the shield of the faith with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. Ephesians 6:17 Take the helmet of the salvation and the sword of … Continue reading

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why we need the armor

Ephesians 6:13-15 (JDV) Ephesians 6:13 For this reason take up the full armor of God, so that you may be able to resist in the evil day, and having prepared everything, to take your stand. Ephesians 6:14 Stand, then, with … Continue reading

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we don’t got this

Ephesians 6:10-12 (JDV) Ephesians 6:10 Finally, be strengthened by the Lord and by his vast strength. Ephesians 6:11 Put on the full armor of God so that you can stand against the schemes of the devil. Ephesians 6:12 For our … Continue reading

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