The Sin Offering

“The sin offering” Unto the LORD for a sin offering. —Leviticus 4:3 Read Leviticus 4:1-21 Chapter 4 of Leviticus deals with sin offerings. These were to be brought when a person sinned thoughtlessly or was overcome by sin. It is important to notice the divisions of this chapter: Verses 3-12 deal with the High Priest’s…

The Meat Offering

“The meat offering” A sweet savour unto the LORD. —Leviticus 2:9 Read Leviticus 2:1-10 The meat, or meal, offering was a type of burnt offering by which one expressed their piety and attachment to the Lord. The meat offering clearly pointed to the coming of Christ. In his prophecy, Daniel wrote that the meat offering…

The Burnt Offering

“The burnt offering” A sweet savour unto the LORD. —Leviticus 1:13 Read Leviticus 1 Burnt offerings in the Old Testament illustrated the atonement made for sin. Those who came to the Tabernacle with their burnt offerings did so of their own accord, and the offerings made by individuals varied greatly. Those who were well off…

God Knows Us

“God knows us” Search me, O God. —Psalm 139:23 Read Psalm 139 How difficult it can sometimes be to truly understand other people. At times we do not even understand ourselves. We can be so sad that we don’t know where to turn or how to even pinpoint what’s the matter. David also experienced this…

Expectations

“Expectations” My soul waiteth for the Lord. —Psalm 130:6 Read Psalm 130 Maybe you started the day with great energy and expectations. You made your plans and had high hopes for the day. Sadly, we may be confronted with great difficulties in life, which result in great disappointments. Our life’s path can become so complicated…

Creation Sings

“Creation sings God’s glory” Thou hast put all things under his feet. —Psalm 8:6 Read Psalm 8 The smallest flower and the largest tree reveal God’s glory to us. God’s greatness is revealed in the animal kingdom. But the pinnacle of God’s glory can be seen in mankind, for he has been given a very…