Choosing the Easy Way

When Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them by way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near. For God said, “Lest the people change their minds when they see war and return to Egypt.” But God led the people around by the way of the wilderness toward the Red […]

Perspective – How do you view the world?

What’s your perspective? How do you view the world? When you enter each day, what are your expectations? Are you going out into the world, viewing each interaction as an opportunity to show Yahweh’s love? Or are you entering each conversation with an attitude of something you have to do to get through the day? […]

Control

In response to ongoing conflict, I decided to read again Proverbs 31. I took a notebook and pen, my Bible and my dictionary. While reading, I made some notes. What follows are my thoughts, not about the woman in the passage, but these are thoughts about me, and my purpose in life. This post isn’t […]

Questions About Sacrifices

I was reading about sacrifices in Number 28-31.  Chapters 28 and 29 talk about the sacrifices and offerings required for each day, month, and each feast.  Each was required on top of every other requirement for that day / time.  So the daily requirement was in addition to the regular daily and Sabbath day requirement.  My […]

Teach the children

How do we teach the children? I have been wrestling with this question over the last couple of weeks. I wasn’t happy with the education I’d offered my children this year. That’s not to say they didn’t learn anything, or that they didn’t improve in multiple areas, but I wasn’t happy with my side of […]