Blessings and Curses… Eden Again (Deuteronomy 27-29)

A popular theme arises as Moses comes into the final chapters of the Pentateuch (Genesis – Deuteronomy). There has been a heavy stream of retelling the Law and following out of a genuine love for Yahweh. Israel is reminded they were chosen and loved by the LORD before they knew Him. They had been deliveredContinue reading “Blessings and Curses… Eden Again (Deuteronomy 27-29)”

The Law of Eden (Deuteronomy 1-10)

When we hear the word “Law” our minds are taken to a modern day definition, which is generally negative. We think of strict rules intended to control others or to take away their (our) fun. Don’t get me wrong, we like modern laws when they keep someone else in check, but not so much whenContinue reading “The Law of Eden (Deuteronomy 1-10)”

East Side Story – Part 1

I am a child of the 80’s. Besides Elvis, it is my favorite genre of music. One of the popular rockers of the day was Bryan Adams.  He went on to expanded his career outside the days of parachute pants, and began working on an album in the early 2000’s. One of those songs wasContinue reading “East Side Story – Part 1”