This three – part series has centered around the concepts of servanthood and humble obedience. The true root of each section involved our deep love for the Lord and each other. So, too, will this one – in the 24/7 relationship we have of marriage. In its own way it is the most difficult of … Continue reading Servant Hood to Your Spouse – Part II of Servanthood to the Lord
Have you ever looked at parts of the Old Testament – especially Leviticus – and honestly felt that it didn’t necessarily apply to this time and place and was nothing but a big heap of dry laws so you would just skim through it to check it off your list? Frankly, I used to do … Continue reading Blood On Ears For Atonement
Why does the servant get his ear pierced? Why did the servant not have his arm branded instead like cattle have their rumps branded to show ownership? Is the ear of some significance? But of course! This is a continuing thread, is it not! We have studied awls and the marks they leave through piercing. … Continue reading IS THE EAR ALSO OF SIGNIFICANCE?
Have you ever noticed the exquisite continuity of the Bible – how it takes one thread and interweaves that thread throughout all its pages to enrich the understanding of a major theme? We started this study of servanthood with verses in Deuteronomy 15:15 – 16. This door theme is repeated in Exodus 21:1-6: The Law … Continue reading Of Whom and What is the Door Symbolic Of?