Jashub's Journal

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LivinNandByHim
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Jashub's Journal

Post by LivinNandByHim » Mon Jan 13, 2014 4:43 pm

This is the kind of deep thinking and Godly principles that I love about HOD aided by the Holy Spirit's insight. I admit that conviction was working on me during my discussion with my son. These are the godly thoughts and insight I hope
And want to see instilled in my son as God molds him into the leader he is called to be. Without our discussing the assignment, his answers were terse and not directed to the point. But the beauty of homeschooling is that discussion time and life application. Now, to get my heart in line. ;-)

LivinNandByHim
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Post by LivinNandByHim » Mon Jan 13, 2014 4:54 pm

p36 Abib ... God's Wisdom.....
Question: how would this solution be fair to the victim?
Answer: His property is restored plus another camel for pain and suffering; restores attitude of respect and humility toward victim (or at least points the way).

Question: How is this solution an appropriate penalty for theft?
Answer: Provides the victim with his property. Forces the thief to give of himself, and puts him in the place of the victim. Brings down pride and selfishness, encourages respect and humility toward mankind (or at least, points the way).

MelInKansas
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Post by MelInKansas » Mon Jan 13, 2014 9:19 pm

Yeah, wow, that is great stuff!
Melissa
"The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases
His mercies never come to an end"

DD12 - Rev to Rev + DITHOR 6/7/8
DD10 - CTC + DITHOR 2/3
DD7 - Bigger + ERs
DS5 - LHFHG
DD2 - ABC123
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momof3kids
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Post by momof3kids » Tue Jan 14, 2014 8:29 am

I know the feeling. Sometimes our reading and verses seem meant just for me (and also good for dc too!) So good to get this from your own school program at home! :D
Married almost 13yr..dh and great father
5 blessings from God, 1 in heaven
9 yo ds- Preparing DITHOR
8 yo ds- Bigger
5 yo dd- Jut starting Little Hearts half speed
Baby boy born September 2014, now 2yo

momtofive
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Post by momtofive » Tue Jan 14, 2014 8:40 am

We've loved using this book! ;) It's really given us such a great insight into Old Testament laws. Helped us to see them in a real-life way! ;)
Lisa ~ Gal. 2:20, Prov. 3:5-6
Mom to five great blessings :)
Ds19 - Graduated from HOD!
Ds17 - US2
Dd15 - WH
Dd13 - MTMM
Dd11 - RTR

Loving HOD since 2010!

my3sons
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Post by my3sons » Sun Jan 19, 2014 3:26 pm

What a great discussion time with your ds! :D I have yet to find a Biblical lesson my dc are learning in regard to Godly character traits that I myself am not in need of hearing as well. It is humbling and also a reminder of how much we need the Lord. I find that this admission on my part often leads to my ds recognizing and sharing his need for the Lord too. It is difficult to work on Godly character traits alone - how much better to work on it together. I am glad the Lord is at work in your heart and in your ds's, and I truly enjoyed reading your ds's heartfelt, wise answers here. Thank you for sharing, and I am looking forward to some of these discussions as I begin RTR with my second ds this week! :D :D :D

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Julie
Enjoyed LHTH to USII
Currently using USI, RevtoRev
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