Intimacy

The Feast of Tabernacles

The Old Testament serves as a symbol of the New Testament. The Hebrew Law handed down from God through Moses was designed to remind the Israelites of what God had done for them. We also should take the time to reflect on what God has done for us. Three of the feasts celebrated in the Jewish Calender, known as the Pilgrimage Feasts (Pilgrimage in that they take place in Jerusalem) are mirrors of the new covenant and have a New Testament application. 1. The Feast of Passover The Jews celebrated this as the day on which they were released from…

The Coming Of Spring

The Coming Of Spring
On this morning of reflection on the way that God has led us in the past as well and into the future, John Alley brings a brief but encouraging word to the people of God regarding the way that God leads and guides and refreshes His people. Beginning with Exodus 15: 13 and 17, John speaks of God taking us to His dwelling, His holy mountain. Taking the theme of past dealings of God, John encourages the listener that there is grace to renew our devotional lives with Christ, and the key to that is confession of sin. John concludes…