I’ve been reading a book called, “The Chemistry of the Blood.” It was written by an MD (doctor) named M. R. DeHaan, and was first copyrighted in 1943. There is some interesting information in it. Today I read about the golden calf and what Moses did with it. Considering that we are in Deuteronomy and the retelling as we go through the Torah, I thought this kind of fits in. All of the points below are taken from Chapter 3 of the book.
Moses had 6 steps with the calf:
The only thing we should know instantly is that God loves us. Unfortunately, for many, that is not grasped and people wander around aimlessly. Then, because we can't truly love God, we can't love ourselves, and then we can't truly love others.
Trust takes time, yet because we live in an instant society, we trust people much quicker than we should.
Why do we get these things confused?
It's time we get priorities straight and listen to what the Word says about Who He creat
“Sh’ma, Yisra’el! Adonai Eloheinu, Adonai echad [Hear, Isra’el! Adonai our God, Adonai is one]; 5 and you are to love Adonai your God with all your heart, all your being and all your resources. These words, which I am ordering you today, are to be on your heart; and you are to teach them carefully to your children. You are to talk about them when you sit at home, when you are traveling on the road, when you lie down and when you get up. Tie them on your hand as a sign, put th