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 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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The Epistle to the Romans – 08 (“God’s Righteousness and Justification – 01”) Part 1 – “Justification by Faith Alone” (Chapters 1-8) 1. INTRODUCTION: Paul portrayed a dark picture of man’s (Jew and Gentile alike) wickedness and hopelessness apart from God in our message last week. Mankind is therefore in dire need for salvation – […]

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Blood and Atonement – Leviticus – 02 [“Law of the Offerings – Individual Regulations (Grain Offerings)”] 1. INTRODUCTION: Last week we learnt that the burnt offerings were all about the dedication to the Lord God Almighty, and the lesson of the burnt offering emphasised only half of the concept of dedication. Another lesson was necessary […]

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Blood and Atonement – Leviticus – 01 [“Law of the Offerings – Individual Regulations (Burnt Offering)”] 1. INTRODUCTION: The Book of Leviticus is a closed book for most Christians. The commands of slaughter of animals, the descriptions of priestly rituals, the classifications of what one was to wear and eat, and the lack of narrative […]

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