Tag Archives: Jesus’ Sacrifice

Jesus the Snake

“Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the wilderness, so the Son of Man must be lifted up, that everyone who believes may have eternal life in him.”  Would you consider that Jesus lived for you and died for … Continue reading

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Wrestling with Mission in the Garden

We see today that Jesus wrestled with going through with his sacrifice.  He knew that consistent prayer is required to keep us on the mission of God in our lives.  And when he was under the most attack and feeling … Continue reading

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Sacrificial Reminder

We cannot get around the central message of the Bible that God loved you and he loved me so much that he gave his son who did not sin to become the sacrifice for our sin.  I need the reminder.  … Continue reading

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Sacred Things Thrown to the Ground

What is most important to God with respect to this world and all of us is not this world.  He seems to be, rather, focused on eternity, and that we spend eternity with him.  As we see today in Daniel’s … Continue reading

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Deliberate and Defiant

When you sin, is it unintentional or defiant? God’s glory is violated by our sin, yet we a choice today whether we will deliberately continue in behaviour which the Spirit convicts us is wrong.  Though forgiven, there are still consequences … Continue reading

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Adultery Curse and Grace

The Bible has tough talk for adulterers, starting with the law of Moses, and not getting much better in the New Testament, as Jesus moves us upstream to our lustful eyes.  With amazing grace, however, God placed the consequence of … Continue reading

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Respecting The Sacred Offering

This golden nugget informs our quest to live set apart for God: “treat with respect the sacred offerings.”  Treat with respect what is offered to God.  In order live in a holiness reflecting God’s holiness, we must respect and revere … Continue reading

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