Faith · Uncategorized

CHRIST OUR PASCHAL LAMB

The Passover should remain grounded in the understanding that some things not change. Passover is essentially a sacrificial monument in which blood spilled as a means of liberation and identity. When God ordered the death of the firstborn in Egypt He made provision so that Israelites would not suffer loss. The slaughtered lamb provided the cover a satisfactory substitute for the firstborn in every Israelite home. It is to accomplish this very thing that Christ is Paschal Lamb.

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Life Paths

Things to Believe and the Only One to Believe in

For many believers faith invites us to a new life.  The new life is a challenge because it is new.  Nothing we had before conversion is an essential building block in the new life.  We shatter our credibility when we talk about believing in things.  Creeds and doctrinal systems are overgrown elephants in the rooms. … Continue reading Things to Believe and the Only One to Believe in

Bible History · Faith

A Bright Moment at the Start of Saul’s Reign

After Saul had led a military campaign to prevent a disastrous and disgraceful deal with the Ammonites done people thought that those who did not rally being Saul should be executed.  See the story of the propised deal between the Ammonites and the people of Jabesh-Gilead in 1 Samuel 11:1-11. There is murderous intent in… Continue reading A Bright Moment at the Start of Saul’s Reign