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Deuteronomy8:1011 Whenthouhasteatenandartfull,thenthoushaltblesstheLORDthey GodforthegoodlandwhichHehathgiventhee. BewarethatthouforgetnottheLORDthyGod,innotkeepingHis commandmentsandHisjudgmentsandHisstatutes,whichIcommand theethisday. ThewordsBewareandKeepingarethesamewordintheTorah. A. ItsStrongs#8104Shamar 1. Itmeanstokeep,guard,protect 2. ItsthesamewordusedinGenesis2:15whenAdamwas toldtotakecareoftheGardenofEden. 3. Itsalsousedin1Samuel1:1213 Anditcametopass,asshecontinuedprayingbeforetheLORD,thatEli marked(shamar)hermouth.(Markedmeanstopaycloseattentionto).

o). NowHannah(whichmeansGracious),shespakeinherheart;onlyher lipsmoved,buthervoicewasnotheard,thereforeElithoughtshehad beendrunken. Hannahsaid:CountnotthinehandmaidforadaughterofBelial:forout oftheabundanceofmycomplaintandgriefhaveIspokenhitherto. 1. ThewordBelialStrongs#1100Beleyahal a.) Meansworthlessness,goodfornothing b.) ThosepromotingrebellionagainstaKingsauthorityor Godsauthority c.) ItdoesappearinGreekformasanameforthedevilinthe DeadSeaScrollsandintheNewTestament(2Corinthians 6:15) 2Corinthians6:15AndwhatagreementhathChristwithBelial?Or whatparthathhethatbelievethwithaninfidel? 1. Belialworthlessnessorwicked
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TheKeepingoftheLaw

a.) AnameofSatan 2. InfidelStrongs#571apestos a.) Withouttrust(inGod) b.) Unfaithful,faithless(nottobetrusted) 3. BelialisfromStrongs#1097beli a.) Without,failure,destruction ThisremindsusofHosea4:6 Mypeoplearedestroyedforlackofknowledge;becausethouhast rejectedknowledge,Iwillalsorejectthee,thatthoushaltbenopriestto me;seeingthouhastforgotten,theLaw(Torah)ofthyGod,Iwillalso forgetthychildren. 1. DestroyedStrongs#1820damad a.) Tocease,perish,cutoff 2. RejectedStrongs#3988maas a.) Toreject,todespise,refuse b.) Genesis25:34Esaudespisedhisbirthright 3. ForgottenStrongs#7911shakak a.) Toforget,ignore,toceasetocare 4. Theknowledgemeansdiscernment,understanding,wisdom James1:5Ifanyofyoulackwisdom,lethimaskofGod. 5. OfTorahmeansdirectionandinstruction InDeuteronomy17:16and18He,Mosheh,givesIsraelsome instructionaboutwhataKingshoulddo. Butheshallnotmultiplyhorsestohimself,norcausethepeopleto returntoEgypt.

Anditshallbewhenhesittethuponthethroneofhiskingdom,thathe shallwritehimacopyofthislawinabookoutofthatwhichisbeforethe prieststheLevites. *Note:ThekingistokeeponecopyoftheTorahinhistreasury,andthe otheronewithhimatalltimes! InRevelation5:10wearecalledKingsandPriests. 1. WhendidthewritingofTorahstop? 2. WhyisEgyptourhomenow? 3. WhereisourwrittenTorah? 4. HowdowegetoutofEgypt? 5. HowdowekeepfromreturningtoEgypt? LetslookatthebeginningofthelifeofJosephandtheendofhislifefor somecluestotheanswersofthesequestions. Genesis30:12 AndwhenRachelsawthatshebareJacobnochildren,Rachelenvied hersister,andsaiduntoJacob,Givemechildren,orelseIdie. AndJacobsangerwaskindledagainstRachel:andhesaid,AmIinGods steadwhohathwithheldfromtheethefruitofthewomb? Genesis30:22 AndGodrememberedRachel,andGodhearkenedtoher,andopened herwomb(Openwombrepresentsfreedomandliberty!) ThiseventtookplaceonRoshHashanah,theDayofRemembrance (whenRachelconceivesJoseph). TheJewishNewYearDayiscalledRoshHashanah.Thisistheonly Jewishholidaywhichlastsfor2entiredays(itsconsideredasonevery longday).ItsadayofstudyingTorah,andthereasonforthisisto emphasizeitsimportance. *These2daysremindusofthe2daysYahshuaspentteachingthe Samaritans.

John4:40SowhentheSamaritanswerecomeuntoHim,they besoughthim,thathewouldtarrywiththem:andheabodethere twodays. Ithasbeen2dayssinceYahshuawalkedtheearth(2,000years),andHe hastarriedwithus,justlikewiththeSamaritans.Butnowwerebeing remindedthatwemustleaveourtraditionsbehind(leaveourown mountains)andreturntoTorah,tothekeepingofHisinstructions! LetslookcloseratRoshHashanah: RoshHashanahandYomKippurareconsideredthetwomostsacred JewishholidaysandareknownastheHighHolyDays.Therearemany blessingsfortheNewYearandvariouskindsoffood. 1. Applesandhoneyablessingforasweetyear.Forthisreason alsotheChallahisoftendippedinhoney. 2. TheChallahisround,asymbolforwantingthenewyeartoroll smoothlywithnosorrow 3. Ablessingforbeingtheheadandnotthetail.(Deuteronomy 28:13) a.) Josephbecametheheadandnotthetail. *September4,Wednesday,atSundownitbegins,andgoesthrough Thursdaythe5thandFridaythe6th. TheendofJosephslifeisjustasawesomeasthebeginning. InGenesis50:24AndJosephsaiduntohisbrethren,Idie:andGodwill surelyvisityou. SurelyandvisitarethesamewordinHebrew(Pakod)PakodPakadti. Ihaveindeedrememberedyou ThispasswordwastransmittedtotheleadersofthepeopleofIsraeland whenMosescameandproclaimedthesewords,theyknewthathewas trulyspeakinginGodsName.
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CanyouseehowJosephcontinuestobejoinedtothisdayandideaof beingremembered? Exodus1:810NowtherearoseupanewkingoverEgyptwhich knewnotJoseph. Andhesaiduntohispeople,Behold,thepeopleofthechildrenofIsrael aremoreandmightierthanwe. 1. Twodifferentnationslivinginoneland,thatsnotgoingto work! Comeon,letusdealwiselywiththemlesttheymultiplyanditcometo pass,that,whentherefallethoutanywar,theyjoinalsountoour enemies. 2. JoinStrongs#3254Yasaf a.) ItstherootofYosef/Joseph b.) Toadd,increase,doagain c.) Thiswordalsomeansinactivity d.) WithoutJosephthepeopleofIsraelslowlybecame inactivebecauseJosephkeptthemseparated.Theirplace ofworship,theirgovernment,itwasallseparated. Exodus1:11Thereforetheydidsetoverthemtaskmasterstoafflict themwiththeirburdens.AndtheybuiltforPharaohtreasurecities PithomandRaamses. Whenwereadthisverse,thereforetheysetoverthemtaskmasters, youthinktheysettaskmastersonly.Butthereisawordmissinginthe English!ItsthewordSaritmeansprince,ruler,leader,andwhowas Joseph? AndtheybuiltforPharaohtreasurecites,PithomandRaamses. 1. TreasureStrongs#4543miskenot a.) Supply,storagehouse,preciouspossession b.) FromStrongs#3664kanastogather,collect,meansto gathertogether 2. Pithommeansthecityofjustice a.) PatumhouseofTumtheSungod
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b.) ThenamePithommaycomefromtheEgyptianpitemthe placeofcryingout 3. RaamsesChildoftheSun a.) BornofRa 4. AfflictStrongs#6031and#6030anah a.) Becomelow,oppress b.) Itisusedofavictorysongorcryingoutinvictory (Jeremiah51:4) c.) ItisfoundinthetitleofPsalm88,thetitleseemstorefer toaffliction;thePsalmisapowerfulpleafordeliverance fromdeath. Psalm88:13 OLORDGodofmySalvation,Ihavecrieddayandnightbeforethee. Letmyprayercomebeforetheeinclinethineearuntomycry. Formysoulisfulloftroubles;andmylifedrawethnighuntothegrave. Verse13ButuntotheehaveIcriedOLORDandinthemorningshall myprayerpreventthee. 1. PreventStrongs#6923kadam a.) Tomeet,comeorbeinfrontof b.) Tostop,hinder c.) ButthewordIlovethemostisgreet OLORDandinthemorningshallmyprayergreetthee!