Dorothy Valcárcel

Christian Post Guest Contributor

A Rebel Heart

Now Korah, the son of Izhar, the son of Kohath, the son of Levi, and Dathan and Abiram, the sons of Eliab, and On, the son of Peleth, sons of Reuben, took men: And they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the assembly, famous in the congregation, men of renown:...

Look Up and Live

Therefore the people came to Moses, and said, 'We have sinned, for we have spoken against the Lord, and against thee; pray unto the Lord, that He take away the serpents from us.' And Moses prayed for the people.

The Mayhem Caused by Murmuring

"And all the congregation cried out with a loud voice, and they wept that night. All the Israelites grumbled and deplored their situation accusing Moses and Aaron, to the whole congregation said, 'Would that we had died in Egypt!'"

Grasshoppers and Giants

We be not able to go up against the people; for they are stronger than we. And there we saw the giants, the sons of Anak, which come of the giants; and we were in our own sight as grasshoppers, and so we were in their sight.

Lust That Consumes

And the mixed multitude that was among them fell a-lusting: and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, 'Who shall give us flesh to eat?'

The Folly of Forgetfulness

God spoke to Moses: 'Speak to the People of Israel. Tell them that from now on they are to make tassels on the corners of their garments and to mark each corner tassel with a blue thread.

Names and Numbers

And the Lord spake unto Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the tabernacle of the congregation… saying, Take ye the sum of all the congregation of the children of Israel, ...

Willing-Hearted Women

And they came, both men and women, as many as were "Willing-Hearted," and brought bracelets, and earrings, and rings and tablets, all jewels of gold; and offered an offering of gold unto the Lord.

No Longer Strangers

For through Him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father. Now therefore ye are no more strangers and foreigners, but fellow citizens with the saints, and of the household of God.