Today's reading tells of Moses' mistake at Meribah, where the leader ignored God's specific instructions for obtaining water from a rock -- a mistake that prevents the prophet from entering the Promised Land. It also gives an example of why it was difficult for the Hebrews to journey through the wilderness -- other nations were afraid the Hebrews would conquer them. And, at the end, Moses' brother Aaron dies.
[links to Bible Gateway open in a new window]Reading the Bible in Its Entirety
If you are planning to read the Bible in its entirety, you should read Numbers 22-28 today.