Our Salvation Covenant (Part 4)

Introduction We’ve been talking a lot about the salvation covenant in general over the last few blogs. Today, we are going to look at its structure and its exact instructions. Two sets of directives Interestingly, the salvation covenant is divided into two separate sets of directives. The first set deals with our relationship with God,…

Our Salvation Covenant (Part 3)

Introduction Over the last two blogs, we looked at how the salvation covenant was designed to ensure our eventual transformation into God’s people and how we should understand it. In this blog, we will look at how to keep the salvation covenant. There are three things to keep in mind: 1. The Ten Commandments are…

The Salvation Covenant Agreement (Part 2)

Introduction In my last blog, we looked at faith as a requirement to enter the salvation covenant. Only if you had enough faith, you could be drawn in to begin a revolutionary relationship with God. But the proper attitude and understanding must accompany our faith so we can have success in living inside of His…

Our Salvation Covenant (Part 1)

Introduction Having Enough Faith The only requirement of salvation is having enough faith to enter the salvation covenant and to live according to His covenant ways for us to be transformed into His image. Faith is the entry requirement for our transformation. We all must answer the question; “Do I have enough faith in God…

Religion: Doing Right for Oneself

Religion is nothing more than doing what is right in one’s own eyes. The current spiritual state in the United States of America resembles that of Yisra’el (Israel) during the period of the judges.  “In those days there was no sovereign in Yisra’el—everyone did what was right in his own eyes [Shophetim (Judges) 17:6 &…

The New Covenant: Jesus as our High Priest

Introduction In my blog last week, we discussed the Levitical priesthood and the fact that this was the old covenant that Jesus came to replace. The Abrahamic covenant and the Book of the Covenant (our salvation covenants) are still very much alive! We are saved if we keep them. What did the new covenant come…

The Covenant Jesus Came to Replace (Part 2)

Introduction In my first blog on this topic, I made the case that Jesus came to replace the Levitical priesthood. In this blog, we are going to explore further. Why had the priesthood had to be replaced? Were there any prophecies about it? In the end, we’ll look at Jesus’s new covenant. How did it…