September 17, 2020

Today you should read: Numbers 28:1-15

Before describing the ever so important Passover Offering, God shared with Moses specific instructions on food offerings, drink offerings, and burnt offerings that consisted either every day, week, or year. They are described as a “pleasing aroma” to the Lord when done with a right heart, the right way, in which God asked.

In fact, the pleasing, or soothing aroma is a phrase that usually describes the effect of our sacrifices toward God and how it soothes his anger at sin. These offerings were important as it not only appeased God in the moment but points us to what Jesus’ sacrifice does for our sins once and for all, appeasing God’s wrath for our sin by what He did on the cross as He took the penalty we deserved upon Himself.

This is even better represented in what you will read tomorrow with the Passover offering. Let us never forget the powerful purpose of these offerings and how they foreshadowed the Gospel of Jesus. 

By: Erik Koliser — West Campus Pastor

God is honored when we intentionally seek Him in prayer. As a church, we want dependent prayer to be something that marks us. Use the comment section to post prayer requests and experiences of how God has answered prayer and/or changed you through prayer! If you would like to be enrolled to get weekly prayer reminders, text @cpclex to 81010.


Author: Center Point Church

A multi-campus church in central Kentucky. Our mission is to take everyone we meet one step closer to becoming a true disciple of Jesus Christ.

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