Tag Archives: Old Testament

Understanding Yom Kippur as a Christian

Observant Jewish people are busy preparing for Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, which begins at sundown today and lasts through tomorrow. The day is described in Leviticus 23:27-28 “Now on the tenth day of this seventh month is the … Continue reading

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What lasts according to Isaiah 40:8

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Old and New Testament Parallels: Christmas Edition

One of the things I really love about the Bible is its cohesiveness, the way so much of the Old Testament foreshadows the New Testament. As my pastor has been working his way through Matthew 2 (the arrival of the … Continue reading

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Resources to Help You Study the Bible for Yourself

A couple days ago I was asked for some advice about studying the Bible. Since that subject was on my mind I decided to share some things that may be helpful to folks as they study the Word of God … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List: Old Testament Importance, Tyndale (in Toon) and More

It’s been some time since I put together a Don’t Miss List for you all. My stack of links to catch up on is pretty big now, but here are some of my favorites. I’ve got a church checkup, an … Continue reading

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Spurgeon Preaches of Jesus, the Passover Lamb

It is Holy week and following Palm Sunday my thoughts are pulled forward to Maundy Thursday. My church is so small it doesn’t have service this Thursday night to  solemnly remember the Last Supper of Christ and His grief as … Continue reading

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Flashback: Why Should a Christian Think about Purim

The Jewish festival of Purim began at sundown yesterday, so I thought my previous post about Purim is worth sharing again.

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