Category Archives: judgment

one work too many

one work too many Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2417 John 7:19-24 Joh 7:19 Didn’t Moses give you the law? Yet none of you does what the law teaches. Why are you looking for me to kill me?” Joh 7:20 … Continue reading

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a nation that turned away

a nation that turned away devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2357 Numbers 31:31-47 Num 31:31 And Moses and Eleazar the priest did as Yahveh commanded Moses. Num 31:32 Now the plunder remaining of the spoil that the army took was … 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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harmless or horrible?

devotional post # 2314 Numbers 15:32-36 Num 15:32 While the people of Israel were in the desert, they found a man gathering sticks on the Sabbath day. Num 15:33 And those who found him gathering sticks brought him to Moses … Continue reading

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walking dead

devotional post # 2137 Hosea 12:14-13:3 Hos 12:14 Ephraim has bitterly irritated him; so his Lord will leave his death sentence on him and will repay him because his disgrace. Hos 13:1 When Ephraim spoke, there was terror; he had … Continue reading

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back to shacks

devotional post # 2135 Hosea 12:7-9 Hos 12:7 A merchant, in whose hands are dishonest scales, he loves to cheat. Hos 12:8 Ephraim has said, “Not me, I am rich; I have found wealth for myself; in all my labors … Continue reading

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whirling sword

devotional post # 2132 Hosea 11:5-7 Hos 11:5 They will not return to the land of Egypt, but Assyria will be their king, because they have refused to return to me. Hos 11:6 The sword will whirl in their cities, … Continue reading

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double violation

devotional post # 2129 Hosea 10:8-10 Hos 10:8 The high places of Aven, the mistake of Israel, will be made useless. Thorn bush and thistle will grow up on their altars, and they will say to the mountains, “Cover us,” … Continue reading

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king and calf

devotional post # 2128 Hosea 10:5-7 Hos 10:5 The residents of Samaria are afraid for the calf of Beth-aven. Its people mourn for it, and so do its idolatrous priests– those who had partied over it and over its glory– … Continue reading

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weeds that choke the vine

devotional post # 2127 Hosea 10:1-4 Hos 10:1 Israel is a growing climbing vine that produces fruit for him. The more his fruit increased, the more altars he built; as his country improved, he improved his memorial stones. Hos 10:2 … Continue reading

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