Land of Milk and Honey

Exodus 3:8 Speaking to Moses from a burning bush, following captivity in Egypt, God promised to redeem the Israelites and bring them into a land flowing with milk and honey. (See yesterday's post if you missed it!) Little did anyone know the many ways in which God would fulfill His promise! Regarding His promise, here …

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Water from a Rock

Wow!  That gives new meaning to “water from a rock,” doesn’t it! That is recent video from a flash flood in the Israeli desert, near the Dead Sea.  But I believe there is a Biblical principle to be gleaned from that incredible sight.  Let’s start with this passage from Exodus 17:3-6: But the people thirsted there …

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A Deeper Look at Psalm 122: Verses 2-3

A song of ascent, Psalm 122 was recited (or sung) by the Jewish people as they made the trek to Jerusalem three times a year for the feasts.  They were anxious to go "up to Jerusalem" for those special times of fellowship with God. We're studying Psalm 122 this week and focus on verses 2-3 …

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The Second Great Covenant: Mosaic Covenant

Welcome back, study friends!  We're digging into three great covenants that all must function together, lest they lose their power!  Scripture reveals several more covenants, but we are focusing on: Abrahamic Covenant Mosaic Covenant New Covenant Each is backed by the character of God, and cannot accomplish God's purpose if left to stand alone.  Therefore, …

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