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

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

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

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

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

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...

Life Without Fences

The One Year Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 7  A community without rules is like a prison full of dangerous criminals turned loose. No one feels safe in a community without rules or fences. Imagine the chaos that would transpire if your city...

Trust Me!

The One Year® Chronological Bible (Tyndale, NKJV), February 6  God says, “Trust Me!” Man says, “I’ll trust what I can see.” It’s unnatural to walk by faith. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it! Adam and Eve learned that truth in the garden when they chose what...

Songs Stick

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 5  People are hardwired to remember songs and to respond to music. Both good and bad ideologies, communicated through a catchy tune, stick to the heart, so it isn’t any wonder that Moses composes a song...

Annual Teaching Tool

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV, (Tyndale, 2013), February 4 The Passover would mark the new beginning of the nation of Israel: “This month shall be your beginning of months; it shall be the first month of the year to you” (Ex. 12:2). The weeklong celebration...

Disappointment with God

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 2  God appears to Moses and declares His intervention on Israel’s behalf. Moses and Aaron share this good news with Israel, and the people “bowed their heads and worshiped” (Ex. 4:31). The same crowd, a...

The God Who Is

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), February 1 The Exodus Era covers approximately 470 years of Israel’s history: 430 years in Egypt and 40 years in the wilderness. Israel has multiplied to a people group of more than three million people—just as...