Category Archives: Obeying Him

Family Is the Foundational Focus

In the Ten Commandments we are told to honor father and mother (#5) and to avoid adultery (#7).  Heeding these two commandments makes for strong families. Why is it important for families to be strong?  Because families are the atoms … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: Their Context

Everything that is spoken, is spoken in a context.  What is the context in which God speaks the Ten Commandments? His love for us.  To this point, note the parts of the outline below that I’ve put in bold print. God … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: Two Tablets; One Theme

We’re approaching the conclusion of our study of the Ten Commandments by continuing our review and summary.  Recall that when Moses presented these ten directives to the Israelites, they were written on two tablets of stone.  Moses was not explicit … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: Review of #1 through #10

Now that we’ve covered all of the Ten Commandments, let’s go back through them one by one and see how they say something collectively beyond what they say individually. God is love. You shall love the Lord your God with all … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: Summary of #5 through #10

Having given you a preview of the fifth through the tenth commandments (Ten Commandments: Pre-Summary of #5 through #10) before I addressed them individually, it’s now appropriate, having covered them individually, to summarize them…and to show the thread that holds … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: #10 – No Coveting

We’re surveying the Ten Commandments, and today we’ve come to the final one. God is love. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. 1 – You shall have no other gods before Me. 2 … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: #9 – Examples of True Witnesses

We’re surveying the Ten Commandments, and today we conclude our discussion of the ninth commandment. God is love. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. 1 – You shall have no other gods before … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: #9 – No False Witness Doesn’t Require Constant Jabbering

We’re surveying the Ten Commandments, and today we will examine what the ninth commandment does not require of us. God is love. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. 1 – You shall … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: #9 – More on No False Witness

We’re surveying the Ten Commandments, and today we continue our discussion of the ninth. God is love. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. 1 – You shall have no other gods before … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments: #9 – No False Witness

We’re surveying the Ten Commandments, and today we have come to the ninth. God is love. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. 1 – You shall have no other gods before Me. 2 … Continue reading

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