Minute in the Word

By David Evans

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The journey from being a student to a disciple

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20 – Life Insurance
2:54
<p>Each one of us has experienced difficult times in our lives, and some of us may be going through a painful time right now. But God himself hears our cries for help and he knows and understands our weaknesses. In Isaiah 54, the Lord says, “It is I who created the blacksmith who fans the […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/20-life-insurance/">20 – Life Insurance</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jul 30, 2018
19 – A Highway in the Desert
2:42
<p>A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare the way for the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and hill made low; the rough ground shall become level, the rugged places a plain.” — Isaiah 40:3–4 The book of Isaiah is […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/19-a-highway-in-the-desert/">19 – A Highway in the Desert</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jul 23, 2018
18 – Our Song
4:33
<p>Deuteronomy chapter 31 and verse 19 reads: “Now therefore write ye this song for you, and teach it the children of Israel: put it in their mouths, that this song may be a witness for me against the children of Israel.” This verse picks up the story of the Children of Israel after they have […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/18-our-song/">18 – Our Song</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jul 16, 2018
17 – I Believe in You!
4:14
<p>“Everybody line-up!” I can still hear the PE teacher yell that early spring morning, as all of us kids scrambled to line up along the kickball field base line. “Today we are playing kickball.” “Tim; Aaron, you are the team captains, you get to select the players.” You quickly look down the baseline as everybody […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/17-i-believe-in-you/">17 – I Believe in You!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jul 09, 2018
16 – Oh, that I could fly away!
2:33
<p>Everybody goes through tough times in their lives.  Circumstances that are beyond our control impact each one of us, and in the chaos we find ourself in a deep, dark valley.  Some people through their own choices bring trials into their lives, but many times difficulties cross our pathway that was completely outside of our […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/16-oh-that-i-could-fly-away/">16 – Oh, that I could fly away!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jul 02, 2018
15 – Covered in Gold
2:59
<p>The Bible goes into great detail concerning how the Tabernacle should be built. In very fine detail it explains each specific vessel that should be constructed and sanctified for service. The details are so precise that here in Jerusalem at the Temple Institute there are scholars that have begun to reconstruct the vessels of the […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/15-covered-in-gold/">15 – Covered in Gold</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jun 25, 2018
14 – The Secret to Love – אַהֲבָה
3:01
<p>One of the teachers of Torah came to Jesus while he was discussing the text and noticed that Jesus was giving great answers, he asked him, “Of all the commandments, which is the most important?” The most important one,” said Jesus, “is this:  ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord is our God, the Lord alone.  Love […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/the-secret-to-love/">14 – The Secret to Love – אַהֲבָה</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jun 18, 2018
13 – Overcoming Mountains
3:25
<p>One of the great experiences as a father is to take your kids on a tremendous mountain hike.  To be able to stand at the base of a mountain and to look up at the peak that seems so far away and insurmountable, and have your kids wonder how they will ever make it to […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/overcoming-mountains/">13 – Overcoming Mountains</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jun 11, 2018
12 – Slanderous Tongue
3:29
<p>They make their tongues as sharp as a serpent’s; the poison of vipers is on their lips. — Psalm 140:3 Everybody has heard the saying “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me.” However, anybody that has been the victim of slander or bullying can confirm that words can be […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/12-slanderous-tongue/">12 – Slanderous Tongue</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Jun 04, 2018
11 – God Will Carry You!
2:38
<p>Isaiah 46:4: “And even to your old age I am he; and even to grey hairs will I carry you: I have made, and I will bear; even I will carry, and will deliver you.” Around 600 BC the Babylonians conquered the Southern Kingdom of Judah.  In this captivity,  Nebuchadnezzar removed the gold and treasures from the […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/11-god-will-carry-you/">11 – God Will Carry You!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
May 28, 2018
10 – Writing God’s Story
2:55
<p>Writing God’s Story — Deuteronomy 31:19 The last command that God speaks to Moses is to tell him to “Write down this song and teach it and have them sing it, so that it may be a witness for me…” The early Jewish teachers explained that the song that God told Moses to write down […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/10-writing-gods-story/">10 – Writing God’s Story</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
May 21, 2018
09 – Flourishing in the House of God
3:03
<p>But I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God’s unfailing love for ever and ever. — Psalm 52:8 Temple Mount is one of the most hotly contested religious sites in the world.  Currently the Muslim Al Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock stands where the Jewish temples of Solomon, […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/flourishing-in-the-house-of-god/">09 – Flourishing in the House of God</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
May 14, 2018
08 – Shema
6:19
<p>In Matthew 22:37 A student of the law came to Jesus and asked him a question, tempting him, and saying, Master, which is the great commandment in the law? Jesus said to him, ‘You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the first and […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/08-shema/">08 – Shema</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
May 07, 2018
07 – Perfecting Holiness
2:23
<p>One of the most overlooked topics in christian living is the concept of maturing as a Christian. Our verse today is 2 Corinthians 7:1 “Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.” This verse should make us all sit […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/perfecting-holiness/">07 – Perfecting Holiness</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 30, 2018
06 – Feeding Sea Gulls
4:38
<p>“Then we your people, the sheep of your pasture, will praise you forever; from generation to generation we will proclaim your praise.” Psalm 79:13 When you read the Psalms, you quickly notice that most of the psalms focus on the need for a miracle. Each psalm goes back and forth from a sincere call to […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/feeding-sea-gulls/">06 – Feeding Sea Gulls</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 24, 2018
05 – Go North!
1:55
<p>Deuteronomy 2:3: “You have circled this mountain long enough, turn yourself north.” Do you feel like your life is one endless walk around and around a mountain. No matter how hard you try or how fast you walk you end up at the same place. Maybe you woke up this morning and said, “It is […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/go-north/">05 – Go North!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 24, 2018
04 – Relax! Nothing is Under Control
3:00
<p>Deuteronomy 4:39 says, “Know this day, and lay it to thy heart, that the LORD, He is God in heaven above and upon the earth beneath; there is none else.” There once was an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/relax-nothing-is-under-control/">04 – Relax! Nothing is Under Control</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 24, 2018
03 – Enlarge Your Heart
2:56
<p>“Enlarge the place of your tent, stretch your tent curtains wide, do not hold back; lengthen your cords, strengthen your stakes.” Isaiah 54:2 The prophet Isaiah is writing to the people of Jerusalem about 700 years before the time of Christ. His message is that soon their exile would be over, and their people would […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/enlarge-your-heart/">03 – Enlarge Your Heart</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 24, 2018
02 – Looking at Giants
5:40
<p>In Numbers 13, the children of Israel are being commanded by God to send men into the land of Canaan.  God says to send a man from each of the tribes to spy out the land. Moses quickly gathers 12 men out of the twelve tribes and commands Joshua the son of Nun from the […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/minute-word-looking-giants/">02 – Looking at Giants</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 24, 2018
01 – Finding God in the Darkness
3:37
<p>Imagine with me if you can that you are one of the children of Israel as you stand together at the base of Mount Sinai, anxiously awaiting to hear the Word of God. In an amazing display of power, God himself descends on the mountain in a cacophony of thunder, lightning, smoke and the sound […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com/finding-god-in-the-darkness/">01 – Finding God in the Darkness</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.beingadisciple.com">Being a Disciple </a>.</p>
Apr 24, 2018