In Daniel chapter 5 we read the ominous story of a hand writing on the wall during Belshazzar. What might this have meant to the original readers, and what might it mean for us today? Dr. Michael Matlock explains this curious passage in today's article.
The sacrificial system of the Old Testament was a means of grace by which the relationship between God and humanity begins to be restored. Ultimately, the sacrificial system was inadequate, which is why Jesus came to earth. But the 5 main Old Testament sacrifices are worth knowing, and Jeremiah Garrett provides some basic information here.
God displays his power and majesty by saving those who are desperate for what only he can do.
The good news is that God has placed Jesus at the head of the family—each of us stands accountable to him and each of us stands equal before him.