Category Archives: animism

folk religion among the people of God

20220814 folk religion among the people of God Ezekiel 13:1-7 Ezekiel 13:1 The word of Yahveh happened to me:Ezekiel 13:2 “Son of Adam, prophesy against the prophets of Israel who are prophesying. Say to those who prophesy out of their … Continue reading

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organized rebellion

organized rebellion Judges 18:14-31 (JDV) Judges 18:14 The five men who had gone to scout out the land of Laish told their brothers, “Did you know that there are an ephod, household gods, and a carved image and a silver … Continue reading

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good luck

good luck Judges 17:7-13 (JDV) Judges 17:7 There was a young man, a Levite from Bethlehem in Judah, who was staying within the clan of Judah. Judges 17:8 The man left the town of Bethlehem in Judah to stay wherever … Continue reading

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completeness in Christ

  completeness in Christ Deuteronomy 18:13-15 (JDV) Deuteronomy 18:13 You must be complete1 before Yahveh your God. Deuteronomy 18:14 Though these nations you are about to take possession from listen to fortune-tellers and diviners, Yahveh your God has not permitted … Continue reading

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selfish spiritism

selfish spiritism Deuteronomy 18:9-12 (JDV) Deuteronomy 18:9 “When you enter the land Yahveh your God is giving you, do not imitate the repulsive customs of those nations. Deuteronomy 18:10 No one among you is to sacrifice his son or daughter … Continue reading

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uniquely his

  uniquely his Deuteronomy 14:1-8 Deuteronomy 14:1 “You are sons of Yahveh your God; do not cut yourselves or place a bald spot on your head on behalf of the dead, Deuteronomy 14:2 because you are a sacred people to … Continue reading

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wrong team

Joel 3:12-16 (JDV) Joel 3:12 Let the nations be roused and come to the Valley of Jehoshaphat, because there I will sit to judge all the surrounding nations. Joel 3:13 Swing the sickle because the harvest is ripe. Come and … Continue reading

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move over, mortal gods

Psalm 29:1-2 Psalm 29:11 Credit2 Yahveh, you sons of God, credit Yahveh with glory and strength. Psalm 29:2 Credit Yahveh with the glory due his name; worship Yahveh in the splendor of his holiness. move over, mortal gods This psalm … Continue reading

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look what God has done

look what God has done devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2336 Numbers 23:13-26 Num 23:13 Then Balak said to him, “Please come with me to another place, from which you may see them. You will see only a fraction of … Continue reading

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best effort

devotional post # 2119 Hosea 8:5-7 Hos 8:5 I have rejected your calf, Samaria. My anger has been kindled against them. How long will they be stay unclean? Hos 8:6 Because it is from Israel; a blacksmith made it; it … Continue reading

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