Spiritual Rants: March 8 “Trumped-Up Charges” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Numbers 10:1-11:23 Mark 14:1-21 Psalm 51:1-19 Proverbs 10:31-32

Old Testament: Numbers 10:1-11:23 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Numbers 10:1-7  Trumped-Up Charges Trumpet calls were used to signal various moves.  One was to announce a continuance in the march, one to assemble all the people, one to call just the tribe leaders, one for the movement of the eastern tribes and one for the […]

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Spiritual Rants: March 7 “Light It Up” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Numbers 8:1-9:23 Mark 13:14-37 Psalm 50:1-23 Proverbs 10:29-30

Old Testament:  Numbers 8:1-9:23 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Numbers 8:1-4  Light It Up A new command was given regarding the Seven Lamps on the Lambstand in the Holy Of Holies.  Each lamp had six branches (Ex. 25: 31 – 40).  The lamps were to cast light in front of them. Jesus is the “Light […]

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Spiritual Rants: March 6 “No Razorites” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Numbers 6:1-7:89 Mark 12:38-13:13 Psalm 49:1-20 Proverbs 10:27-28

Old Testament:  Numbers 6:1-7:89 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Numbers 6:1-21  No Razorites What did Samson, Samuel, Paul, and John The Baptist have in common?  They were all Nazirites Judges 13: 5, 7, 16: 17; 1Samuel 1:11-28; Luke 1: 45; Acts 18:18).  (Jesus was a Nazarene from Nazareth not a Nazirite).  Nazirites took a vow […]

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Spiritual Rants: March 5 “8,540 Men And A Truck” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Numbers 4:1-5:31 Mark 12:18-37 Psalm 48:1-14 Proverbs 10:26

Old Testament: Numbers  4:1-5:31 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Numbers 4:1-20   8,540 Men And A Truck A Levite had to be thirty to start in the work of moving the Tabernacle.  Num. 8:24 would seem to indicate that the age to starting working was 26 but that could reflect a five year apprenticeship. The […]

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Spiritual Rants: March 4 “Getting Campy” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Numbers 2:1-3:51 Mark 11:27-12:17 Psalm 47:1-9 Proverbs 10:24-25

Old Testament: Numbers 2:1-3:51 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Numbers 2:1-34  Getting Campy The camps were supposed to arrange themselves in the same way whenever they moved so they could move and set up quickly.   The Levites were positioned nearest to the tabernacle.  Each tribe had its own flag. The Tribes were arranged based […]

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