Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Tabernacle: The Privilege of Fellowship

Hebrews 4:16 ESV  Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need. Hebrews 10:19-22 Webster  (19)  Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle: Removing the Obstacle to Intimacy with God

2 Corinthians 3:14-16 ESV  (14)  But their minds were hardened. For to this day, when they read the old covenant, that same veil remains unlifted, because only through Christ is it taken away.  (15)  Yes, to this day whenever Moses … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle: Mercy Triumphs over Judgment

Exodus 25:21-22 You shall put the mercy seat on top of the ark, and in the ark you shall put the testimony that I will give you. There I will meet with you, and I will tell you from above … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle: Offering Sacrifices

1 Peter 2:4-5 ESV  As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious,  (5)  you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle: Leading a Life of Prayer

O LORD, I call upon you; hasten to me! Give ear to my voice when I call to you! Let my prayer be counted as incense before you, and the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice! (Psalms … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle: Feasting at the Lord’s Table

Dear Fellowship of the Burning Heart: Psalms 23:5-6(ESV) 5    You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. 6    Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle: Serving God In the Light

Dear Fellowship of the Burning Heart: Moving from the courtyard into the tabernacle, the priests would immediately be confronted with three pieces of furniture: the golden candlestick, the table of shewbread and the altar of incense. Of course, the golden … Continue reading

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