Behold the Lamb of God pt 2

behold the lamb

This frieze is the remains of a church build 400 years after Christ. Behold the Lamb of God.  The significance of the lamb was obviously well known to them. How beautiful is this? I love the exquisite detail and craftsmanship. I aways marvel at the great lengths men went to to honor the Lord.

We know, from yesterday’s study, that Adam and Eve understood something of God’s plan.  They were given a very graphic lesson of the magnitude of their offense. Something innocent had to die to cover their sin. [Read more…]

Pictures of Jesus in Genesis page 9

Camel trip in Sahara desert Merzouga, Morocco, north Africa

For the past 8 Sundays we have been looking thru an old photo album of pictures of Jesus outlined in the book of Genesis. Some photos are so faded that we have to look closely to make out the features. Some photos seem rather obscure, but none the less,  we have seen God reveal each week another detail of His plan to redeem mankind from the penalty of their sin…I should say OUR sin. It’s an exciting journey and one I love, love, love, to read  and write about. God is revealing something of Himself in every picture. He is revealing His ernest desire for us to come back to Him. [Read more…]