January 9, 2012

20 Days of Stories You Have Probably Never Heard

MEMORY VERSE
Nehemiah 1:11
O Lord, I beseech You, may Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant and the prayer of Your servants who delight to revere Your name, and make Your servant successful today and grant him compassion before this man.”

DAY 1: Numbers 11: Fire and Birds: God Lays Down the Law
Barely three days into their journey from Mt. Sinai (Numbers 10:33), the children of Israel complained about the hardships they faced. God provided manna and quail to meet their physical needs. Can you look back at circumstances in your own life and identify God’s provision for you? As in 11:31-35, God’s blessings sometimes bring with them harsh lessons.