Category Archives: appreciation

appreciating parents

appreciating parents Deuteronomy 27:16 (JDV) Deuteronomy 27:16 ‘The one who dishonors his father or mother is afflicted with a curse.’ And all the people will say, ‘Amen!’ appreciating parents Most of us encounter the command to honor parents when we … Continue reading

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generational gratitude

generational gratitude Deuteronomy 26:1-10 (JDV) Deuteronomy 26:1 “When you enter the land Yahveh your God is giving you as an inheritance, and you take possession of it and stay in it, Deuteronomy 26:2 take some of the first of all … Continue reading

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usurping the harvest

usurping the harvest Deuteronomy 23:24-25 (JDV) Deuteronomy 23:24 “When you enter your neighbor’s vineyard, you may eat as many grapes as you want until you are full, but do not put any in your container. Deuteronomy 23:25 When you enter … Continue reading

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enjoying a good steak

enjoying a good steak Deuteronomy 12:20 “When Yahveh your God enlarges your territory as he has promised you, and you say, ‘I want to eat meat’ because you have a strong desire to eat meat, you may eat it whenever … Continue reading

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focused praying

focused praying Deuteronomy 9:25 “I fell down in the presence of Yahveh forty days and forty nights because Yahveh had threatened to exterminate you. Deuteronomy 9:26 I prayed to Yahveh: Lord Yahveh, do not annihilate your people, your inheritance, whom … Continue reading

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staying on his good side

staying on his good side devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2358 Numbers 31:48-54 Num 31:48 Then the officers who were over the thousands of the army, the commanders of thousands and the commanders of hundreds, came near to Moses Num … Continue reading

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rose colored memories

devotional post # 2299 Numbers 11:4-15 Num 11:4 Now the rifraff that was among them had a strong craving. And the people of Israel also wept again and said, “Oh that we had meat to eat! Num 11:5 We remember … Continue reading

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an encouraging report

devotional post # 2182 2 Corinthians 7:5-7 2Co 7:5 Because even when we entered Macedonia, our flesh could not relax, but we suffered in every way: battles on the outside, fears on the inside. 2Co 7:6 But God is the … Continue reading

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open wide

devotional post # 2178 2 Corinthians 6:11-13 2Co 6:11 Our mouth has been opened to you, Corinthians; our heart is wide open. 2Co 6:12 You have not been narrowly limited by us, but you are narrowly limited in your own … Continue reading

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resume, line three

devotional post # 2177 2Co 6:8b We are treated like impostors, even though we are genuine servants; 2Co 6:9 like we are unknown, even though we are well known; like we are dying, and notice, we are alive; like we … Continue reading

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