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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Spiritual Rants: March 3 “An Old-Fashioned Ticker-Tape Parade” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Leviticus 27:14-Numbers 1:54 Mark 11:1-26 Psalm 46:1-11 Proverbs 10:23

Old Testament: Leviticus 27:14-Numbers 1:54 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Leviticus 27:14-34  “Indian-Giving” We’re back to redemption laws.  Unclean animals could be bought back if the owner insisted on keeping them.  He had to add 20% to their value.  Same for houses.  Fields could be bought back the same way but if the dealings were crooked, […]

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Spiritual Rants: “A Monster Chapter” November 30 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Daniel 7:1-28 1 John 1:1-10 Psalm 119:153-176 Proverbs 28:23-24

Old Testament: Daniel 7:1-28 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Daniel 7:1-28   A Monster Chapter Daniel had another dream like the one he had in chapter 2 (v. 1).  The fourth year of Belshazzar was 533 B.C.  He saw four great beasts (vv. 4-8): 1)  a lion with the wings of an eagle but sprouted two […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Lion Around” November 29 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Daniel 6:1-28 2 Peter 3:1-18 Psalm 119:129-152 Proverbs 28:21-22

Old Testament: Daniel 6:1-28 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Daniel 6:1-28   Lion Around After Belshazzar was offed, Darius took over.  He appointed 120 officials under him.  Daniel turned out to be best by far.  That made the other officials jealous so they tried to figure a way to off him. Since they knew that Daniel prayed to […]

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