Category Archives: obedience

thorn removal

thorn removal Joshua 10:28-39 (JDV) Joshua 10:28 On that day Joshua captured Makkedah and struck it down with the sword, including its king. He completely destroyed it and everyone in it, leaving no survivors. So he treated the king of … Continue reading

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silent soldiers

silent soldiers Joshua 6:8-14 (JDV) Joshua 6:8 After Joshua had spoken to the troops, seven priests carrying seven trumpets in front of Yahveh moved forward and blew the trumpets; the ark of Yahveh’s covenant followed them. Joshua 6:9 While the … Continue reading

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conditional victory

conditional victory Joshua 6:1-5 (JDV) Joshua 6:1 Jericho was strongly fortified because of the Israelites – no one leaving or entering. Joshua 6:2 Yahveh said to Joshua, “Notice, I have handed Jericho, its king, and its ablest soldiers over to … Continue reading

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a mission manual

a mission manual Joshua 1:1-3 (JDV) Joshua 1:1 It happened after the death of Moses Yahveh’s servant. Yahveh spoke to Joshua son of Nun, Moses’s assistant: Joshua 1:2 “Moses my servant is dead. Now you and all the people get … Continue reading

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obligated

obligated Psalm 56:12-13 (JDV) Psalm 56:12 I am obligated by vows to you, God; I will make my thank offerings to you. Psalm 56:13 You see, you rescued me from death, my own feet from stumbling, to walk before God … Continue reading

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tree in the house

tree in the house Psalm 52:8-9 (JDV) Psalm 52:8 But I am like a flourishing olive tree in the house of God; I trust in God’s covenant faithfulness permanently and continually. Psalm 52:9 I will praise you permanently for what … Continue reading

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don’t forget

don’t forget Psalm 50:22-23 (JDV) Psalm 50:22 “Understand this, you who forget God, or I will tear you apart, and there will be no one to rescue you. Psalm 50:23 Whoever sacrifices a thank offering appreciates me, and whoever orders … Continue reading

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what God will not do

what God will not do Psalm 50:7-15 (JDV) Psalm 50:7 “Listen, my people, and I will speak; I will testify against you, Israel. I am God, your God. Psalm 50:8 I do not rebuke you because of your sacrifices or … Continue reading

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Caesar’s household

Caesar’s household Philippians 4:21-23 (JDV) Philippians 4:21 Greet every devotee in Christ Jesus. The brothers who are with me send you greetings. Philippians 4:22 All the devotees send you greetings, especially those who belong to Caesar’s household. Philippians 4:23 The … Continue reading

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escape to Egypt, or not

escape to Egypt, or not Jeremiah 43:1-13 (JDV) Jeremiah 43:1 When Jeremiah had finished speaking to all the people all the words of Yahveh their God – all these words Yahveh their God had sent him to give them – … Continue reading

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