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)”

Did Abraham Keep the Law?

This is some of what I shared with my Life Group Wendesday night in our discussion about our weekly Bible reading plan. Some you may have picked up on an odd statement made about Abraham when God reaffirms His covenant with Isaac. It is made during an unusual, yet similar, account of Isaac leaving theContinue reading “Did Abraham Keep the Law?”