Jesus in the Torah (Exodus): Passover

There are many references to Jesus in the Old Testament as we have been learning. We have gone through the scroll of Genesis seeking Jesus throughout that scroll. Now, we will start in the book of Exodus learning about Jesus in this wild story. 

The Spirit of Help

When Jesus was telling the disciples about the Holy Spirit coming, He said a lot of things about what the Holy Spirit would do. These are not the same as the gifts the Holy Spirit gives people when they receive it. Rather, the Holy Spirit does certain things for every believer in Jesus that help…

Jesus in the Torah (Joseph)

When we trace patterns and promises of Jesus in the Torah, no part of Scripture strikes more of a resemblance to the Messiah than the figure of Joseph. Joseph is a man who takes on many challenges in life and has faith in his God. When we look at the life story of Joseph, many…

7 Woes from Jesus

As Jesus is announcing God’s plan for salvation and the judgment that is coming upon Jerusalem and its leaders, he pronounces seven woes upon the Pharisees and religious leaders of that day. We are going to look at these woes and reflect on ourselves to see if we can gain wisdom and warning from the…

Jesus in the Torah: Genesis (Abraham’s Test)

As we make our way through Genesis connecting this scroll to Christ, we come to a story about Abraham. When we think of Abraham sacrificing his son Isaac to God, we might think about how such a bizarre story ended up in the Bible. Why would God ask Abraham to do such a horrible thing?…