Category: Old Testament
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1 Chronicles – 13.5-10 – Vocation
Posted: 19 May 2011 in 1 Chronicles

So David gathered all Israel together, from Shihor of Egypt even unto the entering of Hemath, to bring the ark of God from Kirjathjearim. And David went up, and all Israel, to Baalah, that is, to Kirjathjearim, which belonged to Judah, to bring up thence the ark of God the LORD, that dwelleth between the […]

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Joshua 7.11-25 – God’s “unfairness” and our salvation
Posted: 9 May 2011 in Joshua

Immediately preceeding this passage is the Israelite’s defeat at Ai. They had been forbidden to help themselves to the spoil from the Battle of Jericho, but one of their number had nevertheless done so. Israel hath sinned, and they have also transgressed my covenant which I commanded them: for they have even taken of the […]

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God’s rule over history – Jeremiah 33.14-18
Posted: 5 May 2011 in Jeremiah

Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will perform that good thing which I have promised unto the house of Israel and to the house of Judah. In those days, and at that time, will I cause the Branch of righteousness to grow up unto David; and he shall execute judgment and righteousness […]

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The danger of riches – Deuteronomy 6.1,8-15
Posted: 28 April 2011 in Deuteronomy

Now these are the commandments, the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD your God commanded to teach you, that ye might do them in the land whither ye go to possess it:….. And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine hand, and they shall be as frontlets between thine eyes. And thou […]

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Psalm 144.1 – The Everyday Battle
Posted: 21 April 2011 in Psalms

This is a guest post from Giveacar, a not for profit company in the UK, which raises money for charity by selling second hand cars donated by the public. Blessed be to the LORD my Rock, who trains my hands for war, my fingers for battle. He is my loving God and my fortress, my […]

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