Tag Archives: Deuteronomy

Chosen

We believe in the holy catholic church, the communion of saints… Deuteronomy 7:7 “The LORD did not set His affection on you and choose you because you were more numerous than other peoples, for you were the fewest of all … Continue reading

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Fear of the unknown

Uncertainty is unsettling. We do not know what lies in the future, or what happens beyond death. It is probably not surprising that so many people read horoscopes; we feel so much more comfortable if we know (or think we … Continue reading

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The test of obedience

Deuteronomy 8:2 “Remember how the LORD your God led you all the way in the wilderness these forty years, to humble and test you in order to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep His … Continue reading

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Victory

II Samuel 8:14 “The LORD gave David victory wherever he went” Reading through I & II Samuel, it is obvious that David was not only a very able soldier himself, but he also had under him a highly skilled and … Continue reading

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The word of God

The life-sustaining Word (Deuteronomy 8:2-4) The very existence of the universe was begun by God’s Word of command (I Peter 3:5) and continues by His decree (Hebrews 1:3). And that being so, every part of that universe is totally and … Continue reading

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The discipline of the Lord

We believe in God, the Father Almighty…  Proverbs 3:11,12 My son, do not despise the LORD’s discipline, and do not resent His rebuke, because the LORD disciplines those He loves, as a father the son he delights in. To say … Continue reading

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Chosen by God

Deuteronomy 7:6-11 “The LORD your God has chosen you out of all the peoples on the face of the earth to be His people, His treasured possession.”         (verse 6) Until God rescued them miraculously from slavery in … Continue reading

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