I’ve been thinking a lot about the changes that have occurred in the past four years. Changes in my character, changes in my faith, changes in my physical body, changes in my family. My marriage has changed, my dreams have changed, my passions have changed. My whole life is vastly different from what it used to… Read More Growing Pains
Suggested Reading: Chapters 3 & 7:11-35 “He will present part of the fellowship sacrifice as a fire offering to the Lord…one portion of each offering…will belong to the priest…The meat of his thanksgiving sacrifice of fellowship must be eaten on the day he offers it; he may not leave any of it until morning. If… Read More Learning to Love Leviticus: Staying Connected
Suggested Reading: Chapters 2 & 6:14-23 “When anyone presents a grain offering as a gift to the Lord, his gift must consist of fine flour…The priest will…burn [a] memorial portion of it on the altar, a fire offering of a pleasing aroma to the Lord.” Leviticus 2:1-2 HCSB Like the burnt offering, the grain offering… Read More Learning to Love Leviticus: Living as a Servant
Ill-equipped. Unqualified. Defeated. Have you ever felt this way before? Whether we are managing little ones at home, writing our final college essay, or trying to finish the day without grabbing that chocolate sprinkled donut, somehow we always get to this point. We want to shut the blinds, binge watch the latest on Netflix, and quit.… Read More Finish the Wall
Suggested Reading: Chapters 1 & 6:8-13 “Speak to the Israelites and tell them: When any of you brings an offering to the Lord from the livestock, you may bring your offering from the herd or the flock. If his gift is a burnt offering…he is to bring an unblemished male…so that he may be accepted… Read More Learning to Love Leviticus: Loving God With Our Whole Selves
“Then the Lord summoned Moses and spoke to him from the tent of meeting” Leviticus 1:1 HCSB Before the book of Leviticus, Moses was appointed by God to save the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. Moses and God were like best buds; they spoke regularly and comfortably like two friends would (Exodus 33:11). But when… Read More Learning to Love Leviticus: Why So Many Laws?
I wanted to read through the Old Testament. Although I was familiar with the stories taught in church, I had never dug deep into books other than Psalms or Proverbs. I wanted to better understand the Bible as a whole and although I was familiar with the New Testament, the full picture would never be… Read More NEW BIBLE STUDY SERIES: Learning to Love Leviticus