Category Archives: Deuteronomy

He Is The One Who Goes Before You

You may not struggle with fear or worry. But I do. Not all of the time. But some of the time. And apparently it is a common problem for us humans. There are hundreds of verses in which the Bible … Continue reading

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For He Is Your Life

I finished up the book of Deuteronomy this morning. The last chapter tells of the death of Moses, and of his burial, by the LORD God Himself — wow. Here are the last few verses: “But since then there has … Continue reading

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Writing On a Clean Slate

The hustle and bustle of Christmas 2014 has officially passed. The memories and moments remain forever hidden within my heart — isn’t God good? 🙂 This morning I had nothing pressing to do. Nothing, wow. I have the day off … Continue reading

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Consider It In Your Heart

The book of Deuteronomy is a spoken journal of sorts, a summary of events and a review of the commands that God had given to the children of Israel. Moses knew he was not going to cross over the Jordan … Continue reading

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In My Daddy’s Arms

Their voices. Whispered secrets. Bold insinuations. The look – right through me – as though I don’t exist. Or worse yet, the other look – as though I were something foul they just scraped off their shoe. Silence greets me … Continue reading

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What Is Trickling Down?

Our youngest son came to me yesterday with a difficult question. He was writing a paper for one of his college courses and wanted to know more of my family history. Why? Because the topic of his paper was depression. … Continue reading

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Don’t Be a Stupid Brute!

” ‘Like a scarecrow in a cucumber field are they, and they cannot speak; they must be carried, because they cannot walk! Do not fear them, for they can do no harm, nor can they do any good.’ ” ~ … Continue reading

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