Tag Archives: Temple

Jesus Clears the Temple Courts

Jesus calls us to a higher level of thinking and devotion in our respect for the temple. God calls his followers temples: we are the dwelling places of God. So how do you treat your own body? Is your life … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday Reflection

Even though he was celebrated upon his entrance to Jerusalem, Jesus would be treated with much more disdain and disregard as the offering for all our sin just a few days later. And as Jesus stood in the temple courts … Continue reading

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Jesus Turns the Tables

Our position as temples of God reflects God’s ownership of us as his people. The price of that change of ownership was Jesus dying on the cross for us. God has a tremendous investment in our freedom from sin. Therefore, … Continue reading

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Glory of the Lord Fills the Temple of God

As God’s glory filled the temple, they praised, “He is good; his love endures forever.” Are you set apart and filled by God?  We are now the temple of God, filled by the Spirit because we are in Christ, yet … Continue reading

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Set Apart Worship

Entering the promised land, God chose Israel’s place to worship in Jerusalem.  The temple was the only place permitted for making offerings of worship to the Lord.  And now worship is everywhere, any time, and just as unique and set … Continue reading

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