Category Archives: sacrifice

April 20th-This is a situation in which there was simply too much credit extended and the loss of her husband precipitated a crisis.

2 Kings 4:1Now a certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets cried out to Elisha, “Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that your servant feared the LORD; and the creditor has come to … Continue reading

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April 10th- we see we could be taking away our praise from the Lord and giving it to a person instead.

2Samuel 24: 22Araunah said to David, “Let my lord the king take and offer up what is good in his sight. Look, the oxen for the burnt offering, the threshing sledges and the yokes of the oxen for the wood. … Continue reading

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February 7th-truly, no one in history has changed so many people so much, so many things so significantly, as our Lord Jesus Christ.

  Leviticus 17: 10‘And any man from the house of Israel, or from the aliens who sojourn among them, who eats any blood, I will set My face against that person who eats blood and will cut him off from … Continue reading

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February 5th- The object, the goal, is to be holy for Him, and, wholly for Him. And there is our challenge.

Leviticus 11:45‘For I am the LORD who brought you up from the land of Egypt to be your God; thus you shall be holy, for I am holy.’” The Lord directs them to be holy, and provides instruction on how … Continue reading

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February 3rd-We are so much more blessed to have all our transgressions atoned for with a receipt from the Lord marked “paid in full by Jesus Christ”.

Leviticus 5:7‘But if he cannot afford a lamb, then he shall bring to the LORD his guilt offering for that in which he has sinned, two turtledoves or two young pigeons, one for a sin offering and the other for … Continue reading

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February 2nd-Just as the Priests were directed to prepare the best for the Lord, we too should offer the best, our best, to the Lord.

Leviticus 3: 16‘The priest shall offer them up in smoke on the altar as food, an offering by fire for a soothing aroma; all fat is the LORD’S. Long-since frowned upon and fallen out of favor in today’s society, the … Continue reading

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January 17th-Scripture does not say what the sacrifices were, but it is noteworthy that he did indeed make offerings to the Lord, especially considering this time of famine in the land.

Genesis 46:1 So Israel set out with all that he had, and came to Beersheba, and offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac. 2God spoke to Israel in visions of the night and said, “Jacob, Jacob.” And he … Continue reading

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