Another time, some people brought children to Jesus for him to lay his hands on them & bless them (153).
But Jesus’ students started scolding those people for doing this. 78 more words
9Parthians, Medes, Elamites, and residents of Mesopotamia, Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, 10Phrygia and Pamphylia, Egypt and the parts of Libya belonging to Cyrene, and visitors from Rome, both Jews and proselytes, 11Cretans and Arabs – in our own languages we hear them speaking about God’s deeds of power. 381 more words
Blessed is the Nation
Key Texts: Psalm 33:12
Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people he chose for his inheritance.
Typically, I try to stay away from posting anything that might be seen as a political statement as that is not the main purpose of the blog: it’s a devotional offering. 390 more words
We left off with Nadab and Abihu dying as judgment. Immediately after, God starts speaking commands concerning the priests. First, Moses tells Aaron and his sons not to mourn for their dead family, and not even to allow their hair to become unkempt (or to uncover their heads). 1,684 more words