The Camp of Israel – Numbers 2

"The volume of the book is written of Me."  Hebrews 10:7, quoting Psaim 40;6-8 Although I am an analytical guy, the book of Numbers with all of its numbers is quite unexciting to read, unless you can see what is going on behind the scenes. When the Isrealites camped, they broke out into four camps:…

The Brazen Serpent – Numbers 21

Reading in Numbers 21:5-9 there is a portion of scripture that talks about the brazen serpent (referenced at the bottom of this post). Basically the people get upset for their condition in the desert. Instead of being thankful for their rescue from Egypt, they complain. God, then, sent "fiery serpents" that bit people, which resulted…