Monday Musings

Safely Saved

“Consequently, he is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for them” (Hebrews 7:25). The book of Hebrews was written to a group of Jewish believers who were apparently considering returning to Judaism, abandoning what they had learned about Christ and… Continue reading Safely Saved

Of Fairy-Tales and the Father

Edmund Pevensie and the Sacrifice of God

            The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe is one of the best-loved stories of all time. Multitudes of children grow up on the tale of the land covered in snow, cursed to be always winter and never Christmas, that is saved by four children from England through the power of Aslan, the Great Lion.… Continue reading Edmund Pevensie and the Sacrifice of God

Monday Musings

Day of Atonement

            “‘And it shall be a statute to you forever that in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, […] on this day shall atonement be made for you to cleanse you. You shall be clean before the LORD from all your sins’” (Leviticus 16:29-30).             Under the law, the Israelites were… Continue reading Day of Atonement

Monday Musings

Growing Faith

   “After these things God tested Abraham […]. He said, ‘Take your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering […].’ So Abraham rose early in the morning, saddled his donkey, and took two of his young men with him,… Continue reading Growing Faith