Category Archives: rebellion

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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fear can lead to rebellion

devotional post # 2307 Numbers 14:1-10 Num 14:1 Then all the congregation raised a loud cry, and the people wept that night. Num 14:2 And all the people of Israel grumbled against Moses and Aaron. The whole congregation said to … Continue reading

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square in the face

devotional post # 2201 2 Corinthians 10:7-11 2Co 10:7  Look at us square in the face. If anyone is confident that his ministry comes from Christ, let him remind himself that just as he is from Christ, so also are … Continue reading

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the gamble of discipline

devotional post # 2183 2 Corinthians 7:8-10 2Co 7:8 Because even if I made you sad with my letter, I do not regret it– although I did regret it, because I see that that letter saddened you, although only for … Continue reading

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worse than the first

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU DO WITH YOUR CLEAN SLATE. Luke 11:24-28 Luke 11:24 “When an unclean spirit goes out of a person, it passes through dry places looking for rest but not finding any. Then it says, ‘I will return … Continue reading

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both of them

Leviticus 20:10-12 Lev 20:10 “If a man commits adultery with the wife of his neighbour, both the adulterer and the adulteress will surely be put to death. Lev 20:11 If a man lies with his father’s wife, he has uncovered … Continue reading

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entertaining ourselves to death

1 Corinthians 10:6-8 1Co 10:6 These catastrophic judgments happened as examples for us, so that we would not lust for evil things the way they lusted for evil things. 1Co 10:7 Do not become idolaters, like some of them, just … Continue reading

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showdown

DO YOU WANT THE ROD? 1 Corinthians 4:18-21   1Co 4:18 Thinking that I no longer plan to come to you, some have acted arrogantly. 1Co 4:19 But I will come to you at once, if the Lord wants me … Continue reading

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the price of doing it our way

WHO DO YOU IDOLIZE? Ecclesiastes 8:4-6 4 Since the word of the king rules, and who is going to ask him, “What are you doing?” 5 Whoever keeps a command will not know the suffering that disobedience causes, and the … Continue reading

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