Grace, The Law & Tithing IV

  Grace, The Law & Tithing IV Tithing, Firstfruits, Offerings & Alms .mp3       Overview: Tonight we continued to pursue a biblical understanding of tithing so we can see if and how it may apply to the New Covenant by recognizing it when we see Paul touch on the subject. We spent some time defining and describing the following: Tithe The Tribe of Levi and the Priesthood Firstfruits Offerings Alms giving The common misunderstanding of II Cor. 9. As for the Levitical tribe we used a diagram which we found in a book called, A Year Through the Torah […]

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Grace, The Law & Tithing III

  Grace, The Law & Tithing III The History and Purpose of Tithing.mp3   This week we are looking at the history and purpose of tithing. The points we covered in this lesson are:   Tithing predated the law in Abraham under the covenant of promise by faith. Tithing is an issue of stewardship of God’s resources. Tithing is a form of worship and honor to God for those He has given to the Body as Gifts. This session went a off topic several times, but the overall goals were basically addressed. We spent time looking at… The priesthood who […]

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Sunday Main 10-21-12

    Freed to Love XIII.mp3  Stir it up! – PDF  Key Texts: Deut. 30:6; II Thess. 3:5; Jer. 30:12-17; Job (various segments from the book of) Review: For weeks we have been discussing offenses towards our brother, the world and against (or towards) us. This week we dealt with offenses towards God! This is often a difficult topic, and many Christians tend to avoid facing it head on. I believe this is not due to fear of God, but rather to a false type of respect for Him or concern for loosing their faith in the confusion of their unrealized expectations […]

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Grace, The Law & Tithing II

Grace, The Law & Tithing II The Law and the Believer II.mp3   Last week we began talking about Grace, the law & Tithing. During that message I illustrated that the “curse” we have been redeemed from is not the Law, but the curse of being UNDER the LETTER of the Law for righteousness. Since then I was approached with the following question… “What then IS the curse if it isn’t the Law itself”? Good question! I actually addressed this last week, but if one person missed it, they are very likely not alone, so I will address it again. Here […]

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