Week 37: When We Grumble Against God

When We Grumble Against God By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 37 Scripture Reading: Numbers 17-20 Key Scripture: Numbers 17:10 “The Lord said to Moses, “Put back Aaron’s staff in front of the ark of the covenant law, to be kept as a sign to the rebellious. This will put an end to their… Continue reading Week 37: When We Grumble Against God

Week 21 Monday

Glitter and Gold Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 29-32 Key verse: Exodus 32:1 Talk about ungrateful. After Moses went to the mountaintop to commune with God on behalf of the people he had helped free from slavery… “When the people saw that Moses was so long in coming down from the mountain, they gathered around Aaron… Continue reading Week 21 Monday

Week 20 Monday

The Prompted Heart Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 25-28 Key verse: Exodus 25:2 When God instructed Moses to have the people build a tabernacle – a place of worship – for Him, He said a very interesting thing. He said, “Tell the Israelites to bring me an offering.  You are to receive the offering for me… Continue reading Week 20 Monday

Week 19 Monday

On the Mountaintop Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 21-24 Key verses: Exodus 24:15-18 “When Moses went up on the mountain, the cloud covered it, and the glory of the Lord settled on Mount Sinai. For six days the cloud covered the mountain, and on the seventh day the Lord called to Moses from within the cloud.… Continue reading Week 19 Monday

Week 18 Monday

By Stages Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 17-20 Key verse: Exodus 17:1 “From the wilderness of Sin the whole congregation of the Israelites journeyed by stages, as the Lord commanded.” Long journeys are best traveled in stages. But, people also get very impatient on the journey, especially if their perceived needs aren’t met.  Just ask Moses… Continue reading Week 18 Monday

Week 17 Monday

Day or Night Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 13-16 Key verses: Exodus 13:21-22 One of the dramatic elements of the exodus story that I have always loved is that of the “pillar of cloud” and “pillar of fire”. In this way the people who were being freed from slavery could travel with guidance by day –… Continue reading Week 17 Monday

Week 16 Monday

Tell Your Children Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 9-12 Key verse: Exodus 12:26-27        When God saved the people of Israel from their bondage in Egypt – He instructed them to keep a sacred ceremony – and they have been keeping it ever since.      It is the celebration of the Passover – and it… Continue reading Week 16 Monday

Week 15 Monday

Known by His Actions Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 5-8 Key verse: Exodus 6:3        Moses had a problem.  He had been called by God to go to Egypt’s Pharaoh and demand that he release the Israelite slaves under his control.  Pharaoh wasn’t impressed, to say the least.      So Moses took his problem to… Continue reading Week 15 Monday

Week 14 Monday

Who, Me? Today’s scripture selection: Exodus 1-3 Key verse: Exodus 3:11 But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?”        There’s been a fair amount said in recent years about how God has a plan for everyone’s life; that we should… Continue reading Week 14 Monday