Category Archives: change

wholehearted surrender

wholehearted surrender Jeremiah 4:3-18 (JDV) Jeremiah 4:3 You see, this is what Yahveh says to the men of Judah and Jerusalem: Break up the unplowed ground; do not sow among the thorns. Jeremiah 4:4 Circumcise yourselves to Yahveh; remove the … Continue reading

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change from the norm

change from the norm Acts 18:1-17 (JDV) Acts 18:1 After these things happened, he left Athens and went to Corinth, Acts 18:2 and he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, who had recently come from Italy with … Continue reading

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missions requires flexibility

missions requires flexibility Acts 17:10-15 (JDV) Acts 17:10 As soon as it was night, the brothers and sisters sent Paul and Silas away to Berea. Upon arrival, they went into the Jewish synagogue. Acts 17:11 The people here were more … Continue reading

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always resisting

always resisting Acts 7:1-60 (JDV) Acts 7:1 “Are these things true?” the high priest asked. Acts 7:2 “Brothers and fathers,” he replied, “listen: The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he resided … Continue reading

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adding new leaders

adding new leaders Acts 6:1-7 (JDV) Acts 6:1 However, in those days, when the disciples were increasing, there arose a complaint by the Hellenistic Jews against the Hebraic Jews that their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution. Acts … Continue reading

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internal miracle

internal miracle Deuteronomy 29:1-4 (JDV) Deuteronomy 29:1 These are the words of the covenant Yahveh commanded Moses to establish with the Israelites in the land of Moab, in addition to the covenant he had made with them at Horeb. Deuteronomy … Continue reading

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oppression and domination

oppression and domination Deuteronomy 28:41-45 (JDV) Deuteronomy 28:41 You will father sons and daughters, but they will not remain yours, because they will be taken prisoner. Deuteronomy 28:42 Buzzing insects will take possession of all your trees and your land’s … Continue reading

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determining deviancy

determining deviancy Deuteronomy 27:21 (JDV) Deuteronomy 27:21 ‘The one who has sexual intercourse with any animal is afflicted with a curse.’ And all the people will say, ‘Amen!’ determining deviancy The typical dogma we are being taught today is that … Continue reading

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we did not give up

Galatians 2:1-5(JDV) Galatians 2:1 Next, after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, also taking Titus along with us. Galatians 2:2 I went up as a result of a revelation and presented to them the gospel I … Continue reading

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not a self identity issue

not a self identity issue devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2374 John 1:19-23 Joh 1:19 This was John’s testimony when the Jews from Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him, “Who are you?” Joh 1:20 He did not deny … Continue reading

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