The Revealer of Mysteries

Deuteronomy 29:29 is undoubtedly one of the most intriguing verses in the Bible. Before I explain why, let’s take a look at the context of the verse. Deuteronomy 28 (the theme continues into chapter 29) is well known as Moses’ sermon on blessings and curses – God would greatly bless them if they obeyed His Law, but […]

Moses: Mediator and Savior (Part 2 of 2)

In case you missed it, here is Part 1. (Context: Comparing the wrath of God shown to the Jews in Numbers 21 to the wrath that Christ underwent in our place on the cross. The attempt is to find the parallels between Moses and Jesus, as relates to the work of a mediator and a […]

Moses: Mediator and Savior (Part 1 of 2)

Reading through the book of Numbers can be like pulling teeth most of the time, but yesterday’s reading was not. Quite to the contrary, actually. Moses dedicates several parts of this section of the Law to the telling of critical historical events, and the one we will look at may be the most important one […]

Moses: The Desert Shepherd (Devotional)

Reading: Exodus 1-3 (Context: It’s a normal day, full of its regular monotony, when Moses comes face to face with the Incarnate God, Jesus Christ, the “consuming fire” that fills and radiates heat, but will not consume the bush. Moses steps forth in awe and great wonder, there to be given the difficult task of […]

Don’t Waste Your Weaknesses (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Genesis 17-18. (Context: Abram and Sarai are promised a son, to be called Isaac. Skepticism ensues  of course, seeing that they are 99 and 89, respectively. God also changes their names from Abram and Sarai, to Abraham and Sarah. Circumcision is instituted in Abraham’s household, separating his household as God’s Household, and future Nation. Lastly, […]