March 2017

Pastor Randy’s Top 66 – Deuteronomy

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"Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength."  Deuteronomy 6:4-5  These verses (and verses six, seven, eight, and nine) serve as the first part of the ‘Shema’, which is one of only two prayers that are specifically commanded in Torah (the other is a prayer of grace said after meals).  It is the oldest fixed daily prayer in Judaism, recited morning and night since ancient times.  The three parts consist of three biblical passages – these verses in Deuteronomy...

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Pastor Randy’s Top 66 – Numbers

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"God is not human, that He should lie, not a human being, that He should change His mind. Does He speak and then not act?  Does He promise and not fulfill?"  Numbers 23:19 This verse from Numbers is jam packed with great news about the character and nature of the Lord God.  Funny thing – a lot of people – a lot of Christians – avoid the Old Testament because they don’t think it’s relevant.  But the truth is, you will learn more about Who our Lord God is by reading the Old Testament than you might from the New Testament.  Of course,...

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