Jesus on the Left Side: Joshua

Key Concepts in Joshua God gave the Children of Israel victory in the Land of Canaan, not their own ability. Victory belongs to Him Destruction of the inhabitants of the land was punishment for obstinate sin. The Message of Joshua God gave the land he promised and Israel took...

Jesus on the Left Side: Deuteronomy

Key Concepts: One God, one people, one sanctuary, and one law of righteousness God’s Law impacts every facet of life and is summarized in the Ten Commandments Obedience to the Law is simply a beginning, God desires covenant relationship with His people Key Word: Covenant Deuteronomy focuses on the...

Some Thoughts on Orlando

Where was God in the Florida mass shooting? On His throne, just as He always is and that is the one great comfort we can derive from such a horrific act of evil. God was not surprised by yesterday’s shooting, He allowed it having said unto Satan, “you may...

Jesus on the Left Side: Leviticus

The Central Message of Leviticus The holy God makes his people holy, calls them to be holy, and provides atonement through blood when they are not. Key Word: Holiness Leviticus centers on the concept of the holiness of God.  Leviticus shows us how an unholy people can acceptably approach...

Son of Man

In the first chapter of Revelation, Jesus gives us pure exposition of the Old Testament. The way that God the Father reveals the Son covers a broad spectrum of the Old Testament to show how the entirety of Redemptive History and, indeed, all things focus on the Son. We...