Protecting Community

Protecting Community

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 20 Germs spread quickly, especially in crowds. In order to protect the community from communicable disease the LORD enacted laws to identify and prevent their spread. Priests were given the...
Weird Laws or Manifest Wisdom?

Weird Laws or Manifest Wisdom?

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 19  “These also shall be unclean to you among the creeping things that creep on the earth: the mole, the mouse, and the large lizard after its kind” (Lev. 11:29-30). Kids ask a lot of “Why?” questions....
Life In The Blood

Life In The Blood

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 18 When sin exposes Adam and Eve’s nakedness, the LORD slays an animal and used its skin to cover the couple’s nakedness. God who makes the first sacrifice and establishes the blood of animals as the...
Sins of Omission

Sins of Omission

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 17  “If a person sins in hearing the utterance of an oath, and is a witness, whether he has seen or known of the matter—if he does not tell it, he bears guilt” (Lev. 5:1). Have you ever realized...
Reading Leviticus And Dry Toast

Reading Leviticus And Dry Toast

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 16 Reading Leviticus is like eating dry toast. Boring and seemingly useless to 21st readers. Or not. Our youngest son is a trend eater. Years ago when he was around eight years old he only wanted four...
Communal Life

Communal Life

The One Year® Chronological Bible (Tyndale, 2013), February 15 Twelve days of giving followed the anointing of the completed tabernacle for the LORD. Each day one leader from one of the tribes of Israel, beginning with Judah, presented Moses with a dedication offering...
Yesterday’s Work, Today’s Reward

Yesterday’s Work, Today’s Reward

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 14 “Then the cloud covered the tabernacle of meeting, and the glory of the Lord filled the tabernacle. And Moses was not able to enter the tabernacle of meeting, because the cloud rested above,...
Work That Breathes Sound Theology

Work That Breathes Sound Theology

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 13  Bezalel had no idea of the importance of his work. He just knew that he was gifted by God to do the task set before him. As Bezalel labored over the ark of acacia wood, the poles, and the mercy...
Everyone A Contributor

Everyone A Contributor

The One Year Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 12 “Then all the gifted artisans among them who worked on the tabernacle made ten curtains woven of fine linen, and of blue, purple, and scarlet thread; with artistic designs of cherubim they made them”...
People Pleasers Make Poor Leaders

People Pleasers Make Poor Leaders

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 11  Aaron blew it. Aaron failed to lead when the people came to him and demanded an idol, “Come, make us gods that shall go before us” (Ex. 32:1). Aaron became a follower of men rather than a follower...
God Among His People

God Among His People

The One Year Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 10  “So I will consecrate the tabernacle of meeting and the altar. I will also consecrate both Aaron and his sons to minister to Me as priests. I will dwell among the children of Israel and will be their...
Earthly Replica of Heaven’s Reality

Earthly Replica of Heaven’s Reality

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 9  Behind every design is a designer—someone with a vision and a piece of paper. God is the Heavenly Designer of redemption. He communicates both His desire and His design to Moses, who oversees its...