Don’t Doubt; Trust God’s Promises

Sunday, September 22 Don’t Doubt; Trust God’s Promises Numbers 13:1-2, 17a, 25-28a; 14:1-2, 5-10a NRSV “Send men to spy out the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the Israelites; from each of their ancestral tribes you shall send a man, everyone a leader among...

Moses Intercedes for God’s People

Saturday, September 21  Moses Intercedes for God’s People Numbers 14:13-20 NRSV Forgive the iniquity of this people according to the greatness of your steadfast love, just as you have pardoned this people, from Egypt even until now.” (Numbers 14:19) Starting from a...

God Decides Who will Enter Canaan

Friday, September 20 God Decides Who will Enter Canaan Deuteronomy 1:34-40 NRSV “Not one of these—not one of this evil generation—shall see the good land that I swore to give to your ancestors, (Deuteronomy 1:35) God already has a Master plan for your destiny. Let God...

Moses Resists God’s Proposal

Thursday, September 19 Moses Resists God’s Proposal Exodus 32:7-14 NRSV But Moses implored the Lord his God, and said, “O Lord, why does your wrath burn hot against your people, whom you brought out of the land of Egypt with great power and with a mighty hand? (Exodus...

Reporting Mixed Reviews

Wednesday, September 18 Reporting Mixed Reviews Numbers 13:30-33 NRSV So they brought to the Israelites an unfavorable report of the land that they had spied out, saying, “The land that we have gone through as spies is a land that devours its inhabitants; and all the...

Spying Out the Land

Tuesday, September 17 Spying Out the Land Numbers 13:17b-24 NRSV Moses sent them to spy out the land of Canaan, and said to them, “Go up there into the Negeb, and go up into the hill country, (Numbers 13:17) Some tasks are for leaders; some tasks are for followers....