August 15th, 2019
Spiritual Goodness Over Sacrifice
Hosea 6:5-6 (KJB) Therefore have I hewed them by the prophets; I have slain them by the words of my mouth: and thy judgments are as the light that goeth forth. 6 For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.
The Old Testament was filled with the laws, standards, and the necessity of coming before God and offering a shed blood sacrifice for the presence of sin. Such ... Continue Reading →
The law of God points out sin and the grace of God is always greater.
Moreover the law entered, that the offence might abound. But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound: (Romans 5:20 KJV)
The law mentioned in this scripture verse is a reference to the Mosaic Law given to Moses upon Mt. Horeb, which is also known as the mountain of God. The Old Testament law acts as a mirror, showing or reflecting back to mankind their ... Continue Reading →
It is nailed to the cross!
And you, being dead in your sins and the uncircumcision of your flesh, hath he quickened together with him, having forgiven you all trespasses; Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross; (Colossians 2:13-14 KJV)
The indictment of sin was pending on all mankind. It was a sentence to sure death for the wages of ... Continue Reading →
Are you a clean vessel meet for the Master’s use?
And whatsoever the unclean person toucheth shall be unclean; and the soul that toucheth it shall be unclean until even. (Numbers 19:22 KJV)
When mankind remains unclean he contaminates everything he comes in contact with. That is why God takes the matter or separation so seriously. Man is either living separated unto the holiness and righteousness of God; or He is living among the contamination of this world. A man ... Continue Reading →