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Something New

  • Now after the death of Moses the servant of Yahweh, Yahweh spoke to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' servant, saying, "Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go across this Jordan, you and all these people, to the land which I am giving to them, even to the children of Israel. Joshua 1:1'2 WEB.

    Moses, the servant of the Lord, died at 120 years old, and the Lord buried him (Deuteronomy 34:6). No one knows where He buried Moses, and satan became upset because he wanted the body of Moses to use as an idol (Jude 1:9). The people would have turned the grave of Moses into a shrine and begun worshiping there and praying to Moses. It could have led to the start of a new religion.

    The people of Israel mourned and wept for Moses for thirty days, then the days of weeping and mourning ended (Deuteronomy 34:8). When the thirty days had passed, and the mourning was completed, the Lord told them, "Moses my servant is dead, Now, therefore, arise, go over this Jordan" (Joshua 1:2). Israel didn't enter the promised land until the death of Moses.

    The death of Moses signaled a clear ending to an era so that a new period could begin. It was the end of wandering in the desert and the beginning of taking the promised land. Though they were sad and mourned the passing of Moses, it was necessary to move forward. The old passed away, and the new era began.

    When our computer business began to dry up, we went to our pastor and got him to pray with us. During his prayer, he said, "something new. The Lord is doing something new." About a month later, I was a pastor instead of a computer tech. That was quite a change for us. The old had to pass away before the new started.

    Sometimes God will bring something in our life that we want to keep to an end. When we finally let it go, He will bring in a new era. It's not pleasant when this is happening, and there may be mourning, a passing away. If He hadn't closed our business, then I wouldn't be here writing this. For you to move forward into your real destiny, at some point, the old must pass away.

    Prayer: Heavenly Father, please have Your way in my life. I want what You have for me. Please give me the grace to roll with the changes and help me see the big picture. In the name of Jesus Christ, I pray. Amen!

    Note: 'Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your request to God.' (Philippians 4:6-7) ~ If you have a prayer need, we are here for you! We and the prayer team are ready to lift you up at our private prayer page: RHM Prayer Network


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Debi Burton
Debi Burton Praise the Lord Hallelujah for all NEW changes and see and understand the big picture! ❤️
July 7, 2021
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Celeste Strenn
Celeste Strenn

Amen 

July 7, 2021
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Schalk  de Beer
Schalk de Beer

Yes Lord Jesus, amen and amen 

July 7, 2021
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Tina Carter
Tina Carter

Amen!

This is an on-time word Pastor!!! 

July 7, 2021
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Elena Vasquez
Elena Vasquez

Amen

July 7, 2021
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Brenda F
Brenda F

Amen!!

July 7, 2021
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Kay Collinsworth
Kay Collinsworth

Amen

July 7, 2021
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Sharon Leonard
Sharon Leonard

 What an Encouraging Word, to look forward to Something New...Gods Plans are better than ours. What a Loving Father. Praise God for His Mercy & Grace...

July 7, 2021
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Patricia Walker
Patricia Walker

AMEN. Heavenly Father, Thank You for all blessings in my life. Please bless my children. Amen

July 7, 2021
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Yvette York
Yvette York

Father please help me get over the past and ready for the future Amen Good Morning Everyone 

July 7, 2021
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Marisa Jackson
Marisa Jackson

Amen!!

July 7, 2021
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Dave and Sue Earlywine
Dave and Sue Earlywine

Thank you Jesus for loving us.We love you. Amen 

July 7, 2021
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Wanda Pennington
Wanda Pennington

Thank you Lord Jesus for giving us all a new path in our life. Help us do what you have opened the doors for us to do in your Holy Name.  Amen 

July 7, 2021
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Linda Clark
Linda Clark

Praise God for all our blessings in jesus name amen 

July 7, 2021
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Paul Boore
Paul Boore

 May I never forget to rely on God for my future. 

July 7, 2021
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Jose Simo
Jose Simo

O' Heavenly Father please don't leave us behind and fill our lives with the strength to follow You always and to speak to us in a way we can understand to fulfill Your designs ,in the Name of Your Son Jesus Christ we pray, Amen. Thank You Lord.

Right on time Pastor, God bless you and Sylvia, Amen. 

July 7, 2021
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Cathy Webb
Cathy Webb

Words of truth, Pastor Dion! Trusting the Lord through this time of change. Lord, give me the grace to roll with the changes and help me see the big picture. Thank you! Amen

July 7, 2021
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Scott Riegelmann
Scott Riegelmann

Amen thank you Father for the new that's coming my way I love you

July 7, 2021
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Susan Petho
Susan Petho

Amen!

July 7, 2021
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Mari Kaufmann
Mari Kaufmann

God letting go IS hard but things have to change sometimes. Thank you God. Amen

July 7, 2021
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Wesley Paulus
Wesley Paulus

Amen!

July 7, 2021
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David Fabillaran
David Fabillaran

Amen!

July 7, 2021