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The present is so all-consuming, so in your face with its demands and expectations. Plus, we can’t live in the past, right?

But God sets up regular holidays for his people to remember who He is and what He has done. 73 more words

Bible

Blood - Leviticus 17:12

Therefore I said unto the children of Israel, No soul of you shall eat blood, neither shall any stranger that sojourneth among you eat blood. – Leviticus 17:12… 550 more words

Devotion

We (meaning “I”) are so quick to judge. We take in a situation, an action, a behavior, even simple words, and make a snap judgment. And sometimes we must. 93 more words

Bible

Work Hard, Rest Hard.

So I recently wrote a blog post on the importance of sleep, you can find it here. Soon I hope to write about ‘resting in the Lord’, now however I want to write about what a Christian attitude… 1,140 more words

Christian

Learning to Love Leviticus: We Are Forgiven

Suggested Reading: Chapters 4, 5, 6:1-7, 24-30, and 7:1-10

“If anyone sins because they do not speak up…if they unwittingly touch anything ceremonially unclean…or if they touch human uncleanness…or if anyone thoughtlessly takes an oath to do anything…when anyone becomes aware that they are guilty in any of these matters, they must confess in what way they have sinned.” (Leviticus 5:1-5 NIV) 1,555 more words

Freedom

Learning to Love Leviticus 4 - Clean and Unclean (11:1 - 15:33)

So far in Leviticus, we have seen how sacrifices are able to help Israel be safe with God dwelling with them. Priests are required to perform these sacrifices and are set apart within Israel to be holy, and mediate between Israel and God, so that Israel is safe. 2,178 more words

Christianity

Same-Sex Marriage and Homosexuality in the Bible: A Brief Look at Both Sides of the Debate (Part 2, Abominations)

The percentage of U.S. Christians who believe homosexuality ought to be accepted by society increased markedly recently, from 44% in 2007 to 54% in 2014, as reported by the non-partisan Pew Research Center.   1,197 more words

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