The Biblical Feasts of Israel – 03 (“Second Feast – Pentecost”) 1. INTRODUCTION: The previous two weeks we looked at the first major festival of the people of Israel, viz. Passover or Easter (“Pesach”). We also discussed the two sub-festivals during the Passover – “The Feast of the Unleavened Bread” (“Chag HaMatzah”) and “The Feast […]

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The Biblical Feasts of Israel – 02 (First Feast – The “Feast of the “Unleavened Bread” and the “First Fruits”) 1. SCRIPTURE READING: Lev.23:1-8 ~ “The Lord spoke to Moses, saying, 2 “Speak to the people of Israel and say to them, These are the appointed feasts of the Lord that you shall proclaim as holy convocations; […]

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The Biblical Feasts of Israel – 01 (“First Feast – The Passover”) 1. INTRODUCTION: Randy Alcorn said the following during an interview with “Desiring God”: “When you look at Scripture and you see all the passages in the Old Testament about the feasts, they would often involve sacrifices, but most of the time it was […]

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The Epistle to the Romans – 10 (“The Blessings of Justification by Faith”) Part 1 – “Justification by Faith Alone” (Chapters 1-8) 1. INTRODUCTION: We have been studying through the book of Romans, and it’s been a little tough on us. The first three chapters take a pretty dim view of human nature, and rightly so. […]

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The Epistle to the Romans – 09 (“God’s Imputed Righteousness and Justification – 02”) Part 1 – “Justification by Faith Alone” (Chapters 1-8) [Message: Kobus van der Walt (Three Rivers Baptist Church), 19 February 2017] 1. INTRODUCTION: Paul claims that his gospel is only the manifestation of the ancient promises (Rom.1:2). In Rom.4 he shows that the […]

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