Monthly Archives: April 2015

Strength and Courage

This week’s lesson is about how Moses urges the Israelites to have strength and courage.  Can you imagine how they must have been feeling?  Their leader, who rescued them from Egypt and transformed them into a nation, is stepping down.  … Continue reading

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Live Long and Prosper

After twenty-six chapters of getting the people ready for entrance into the Promised Land, Moses drives home the potential to live long and prosper, or not.  Are the Israelites bored?  Are you bored reading about it?  I have to admit, … Continue reading

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People Get Ready

Deuteronomy 1-26 reads like a state of the union address given to the Israelites by Moses in his final days and it occurred to me that the song People Get Ready pretty much sums it up.  Written and performed by … Continue reading

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