Appointed Times

Onward and Upward!

“And all the congregation of the children of Israel journeyed from the wilderness of Sin, after their journeys, according to the commandment of YHWH, and pitched in Rephidim: and there was no water for the people to drink.” (Exodus 17:1)  There’s a great lesson tucked away here in… Read More »Onward and Upward!

Two Kinds of Staves

We’ve covered the water, and The Rock, but there’s another element present here at Rephadim: the staff.  Just like there’s more than one word for ‘rock’ there’s more than one Hebrew word translated as “staff” and which staff is being used makes a subtle difference in what’s being taught.  Exodus… Read More »Two Kinds of Staves

Living Water

On our second day of reflecting on the miracle of water from The Rock, let us switch over to looking at the water.  The complaint of the week is thirst. You can die of thirst, just as last week the Israelites could have died of starvation, and the… Read More »Living Water