Jesus and The Feast of Tabernacles (Sukkot)

In John’s gospel, Jesus claimed to be the source of “living water” and also the “light of the world”. It’s only when we consider these claims in the context of The Feast of Tabernacles that we realise how astounding they really were. How could he make these claims and what do they really mean?

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Jesus in The Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur)

Leviticus 16. What happened on Yom Kippur? How does this feast speak of Jesus and His atoning work for us? Why does the book of Hebrews call Jesus our High Priest so many times? Oh how enriching it is to consider the OT shadows and typology that looks to the work of Jesus! 

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For The Trumpet Shall Sound

1 Corinthians 15:51. As students of the Bible, we discover that the annual Jewish feasts were prophetic in nature. The spring feasts were fulfilled at his first coming, and the autumn feasts yet to be fulfilled at his return. The Feast of Trumpets will be fulfilled at the resurrection & translation of the saints. Now […]

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The Day of Atonement

Leviticus 16. On the most high, holy day on the Jewish calendar, The Day of Atonement was a day for the annual, national foregiveness of the nationa of Israel. The High Priest would enter in to the holiest place in the temple by mean of a blood sacrifice. But what is the significance of this […]

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The Feast of Trumpets

Leviticus 23, 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18, 1 Corinthians 15:51-52. Does the Jewish feast of Trumpets have a future prophetic fulfilment? If so, what does it foreshadow? And when that future trumpet will sound, what will it mean for you?

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Acting on The Word by Faith Obedience

Neh 8:13-20. After searching the scriptures, the fathers and priests acted on the Word by observing the Feast of Tabernacles and the people responded in faith and obedience, by building booths. May our faith and obedience be seen by others in our lives as we are not hearers only, but doers of the Word. 

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The Day of Atonement

Leviticus 16:3-30. Jesus is described as our High Priest through the book of Hebrews (Heb 4:14). He made a way for us to enter the Heavenly Sanctuary, bringing salvation by grace and an open entrance to God’s Presence always. The duties of the High Priest on Yom Kippur foreshadow the work Jesus finished for us […]

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One Baptism by One Spirit into One Body

Acts 2:1-4. The focus of Pentecost (Acts 2) was a spiritual baptism into the body of Christ and the birth of the church. However, with so much varying teaching today on the Holy Spirit, the gift, the second Baptism and speaking in tongues, we need to clear on what these terms really mean. This sermon […]

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Leviticus (Survey Class)

Leviticus (Slideshow Download Available) After the tabernacle was instituted Leviticus was given as a handbook for the priesthood, giving clear guidelines on the sacrifices, priesthood and feasts, all of which beautifully foreshadow Christ and his own sacrifice for us.

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