Morning Light – Numbers 16

[Numbers 16] Surviving a Church Fight. In this chapter, we find Moses in conflict with a wealthy Israelite by the name of Korah. Moses is challenged and criticized for not producing as promised. Two hundred fifty men rise up to remove Moses and Aaron, but God intervenes. Before the day is over, 14,000 people pay […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 15

[Numbers 15] Conduct in Canaan. In this chapter, God instructs Moses and the people regarding their conduct before Him when they come into the land of promise. To the children of Israel, entering Canaan was still very much only a hope and a possibility. To God, the land of milk and honey was a foregone […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 14

[Numbers 14] Avoiding the Wilderness Trip! In this chapter, the people respond to the ten spies who brought back the evil report. The voice of reason and rationale often provoke us to react to problems in fear and doubt. The ten spies’ evil report could have been motivated out of healthy caution and sensibility, but […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 13

[Numbers 13] Believing the Good Report. In this chapter, the twelve spies go into Canaan’s land to bring back a report to Moses and the people. God seldom allows us to go into a situation without our eyes open to what is ahead. He will keep you informed, and nothing will take you by surprise […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 12

[Numbers Chapter Twelve] Dealing with Your Critics. In this chapter Moses is criticized by those closest to him. His response earns him the title of the most “meek man” that ever lived. Zipporah was a Midianite and from all accounts a strong personality. Many times the spouse of a man or woman of God can […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 11

[Numbers 11] Would that All God’s People were Prophets! In this chapter, the people complain once again about the manna. Moses is at the end of his patience and cries out to God. In response, God offers to take the prophetic spirit on Moses and give it to 70 elders to help Moses bear the […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 10

[Numbers 10] The Trumpets of Redemption. In this chapter, God instructs Moses to fashion two silver trumpets used in calling the people together. These trumpets speak of the gospel’s message, and the character of the gospel is reflected in the silver used to fashion them. There is much condemnation and judgment preached today, but the […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 9

[Numbers 9] Should Christians Obey Jewish Law? In this chapter, the Father instructs Moses concerning the observance of the Passover. There were cases where people were ceremonially unclean or perhaps found themselves in a foreign land at Passover time. This speaks of our position before Christ. Jesus is our Passover. Do we clean ourselves up […]

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Morning Light -Numbers 8

[Numbers 8] The Forward-Looking Word of God. In this chapter, God gives Moses specific instructions about adjusting the lamps on the lampstand in the Holy Place. They had to face FORWARD and not BACKWARD. God wants us to be FORWARD looking and base our expectations on the word and not on circumstances we may see […]

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Morning Light – Numbers 7

[Numbers 7] The Voice of God Speaking into Your Liberality. In this chapter, after the tabernacle is set up and activated, we see the leaders of the 12 tribes go beyond all expectations in their giving. Leaders lead in giving in this chapter. Leaders who don’t lead in giving will struggle with small-minded, tight-fisted people. […]

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