Category Archives: criticism

untouchable mockers

untouchable mockers Psalm 73:4-9 (JDV) Psalm 73:4 They have an easy life until they die, and their bodies stay well fed. Psalm 73:5 They are not in trouble like mortal humankind; they are not afflicted like Adam. Psalm 73:6 Consequently, … Continue reading

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delegating dirty work

delegating dirty work Jeremiah 29:24-32 (JDV) Jeremiah 29:24 Speak to Shemaiah the Nehelamite, and this is what you are to say, Jeremiah 29:25 “This is what Yahveh of Armies, the God of Israel, says: You have sent out letters in … Continue reading

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listen to our enemies

Galatians 4:15-20 (JDV) Galatians 4:15 Where, then, is that feeling that you were blessed? Because I testify to you that, if you were able, you would have gouged out your eyes and given them to me. Galatians 4:16 So, have … Continue reading

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Psalms 12:1-3 1 Help, Yahveh, because there is no faithful one left; the loyal ones have vanished from the human race. 2 They lie to one another; they speak with flattering lips and deceptive hearts. 3 May Yahveh cut off … Continue reading

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withholding judgment

withholding judgment devotions from Jefferson Vann #2335 Numbers 23:7-12 Num 23:7 And Balaam took up his chant and said, “From Aram Balak has brought me, the king of Moab from the eastern mountains: ‘Come, curse Jacob for me, and come, … Continue reading

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dangerous discontent

devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2317 Numbers 16:25-50 Num 16:25 Then Moses got up and went to Dathan and Abiram, and the elders of Israel followed him. Num 16:26 And he spoke to the congregation, and this is what he … Continue reading

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going too far

devotional post # 2316 Numbers 16:1-24 Num 16:1 Then Korah the son of Izhar, son of Kohath, son of Levi, and Dathan and Abiram the sons of Eliab, and On the son of Peleth, sons of Reuben, took men. Num … Continue reading

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snow white

devotional post # 2303 Numbers 12:1-16 Num 12:1 Miriam and Aaron spoke against Moses because of the Cushite woman whom he had married, because he had married a Cushite woman. Num 12:2 And they said, “Has Yahveh really spoken only … Continue reading

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turning the table

devotional post # 2220 2 Corinthians 13:5-7 2Co 13:5 Test yourselves, to see whether you are in the faith. Evaluate yourselves. Or do you not understand this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you?– unless you actually are unqualified! … Continue reading

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sometimes stupid

devotional post # 2208 2 Corinthians 11:16-18 2Co 11:16  I am talking again. No one should think I am stupid. But even if you do, accept me as a stupid person, so that I too may brag a little.2Co 11:17  … Continue reading

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