Matthew 12: 1-21 Law of the Sabbath - no work at all?? ( Exodus 35, Exodus 31:12-17, Numbers 15: 32-36). Quite explicit and harsh Kind of an impossible law to keep. How else were they to eat? The law was a school master to show us our need for a Saviour...Galatians 3:24 ...the free gift … Continue reading Matthew 12:1-21: Proclaiming Justice = Spreading the Gospel?! The Model Servant Blueprint? Mercy Trumps Sacrifice. Law fulfilled by Grace.
Jacob living a life of bondage..being a grandson of Abraham?? Not only deceiving his brother But also being deceived by his in-laws His in-laws were idolaters Possible source of generational curses that followed him from his mothers side Even though he was a grandchild of Abraham Possibly why he also needed to be born again, with a new name, … Continue reading LFM June 2019: Bloodline curse on Jacob? Mercy, Humility, Persistence & Faith – Lessons from Blind Bartimaeus.