An Indestructible Covenant (Leviticus 2)

Leviticus 2:13 13 And every oblation of thy meat offering shalt thou season with salt; neither shalt thou suffer the salt of the covenant of thy God to be lacking from thy meat offering: with all thine offerings thou shalt offer salt. According to the Bible Knowledge Commentary, “salt was regarded in the ancient Near […]

Snode Prayer Letter – October 2017

Dear Pastors & Praying Friends, September was an amazing month! In many ways, it was the culmination of the last three years’ worth of work. We officially constituted the church with thirteen charter members and four people being baptized! It was wonderful to have a number of friends and pastors from other churches come and […]

Worthy of Pure Gold (Exodus 37)

Exodus 37:1–2 1 And Bezaleel made the ark of shittim wood: two cubits and a half was the length of it, and a cubit and a half the breadth of it, and a cubit and a half the height of it: 2 And he overlaid it with pure gold within and without, and made a […]

Wisdom to Do the Work (Exodus 36)

Exodus 36:1 1 Then wrought Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every wise hearted man, in whom the Lord put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all manner of work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that the Lord had commanded. According to Exodus 35:1, some of the people were “wise-hearted” to […]

Wise and Willing Hearted (Exodus 35)

Exodus 35:5,10 Take ye from among you an offering unto the Lord: whosoever is of a willing heart, let him bring it, an offering of the Lord; gold, and silver, and brass…And every wise hearted among you shall come, and make all that the Lord hath commanded; God instructed Israel to build a tabernacle. Now as […]

A Merciful and Gracious God (Exodus 34)

Exodus 34:6–7 6 And the Lord passed by before him, and proclaimed, The Lord, The Lord God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, 7 Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the […]

Privileged to Be A Priest (Exodus 30)

Exodus 30:7 7 And Aaron shall burn thereon sweet incense every morning: when he dresseth the lamps, he shall burn incense upon it. Aaron’s entire life was devoted to serving in the tabernacle. He and his sons had the privilege to work in the tabernacle, to represent the people to God, and to lead the […]

Dwelling Among Us (Exodus 29)

Exodus 29:46 46 And they shall know that I am the Lord their God, that brought them forth out of the land of Egypt, that I may dwell among them: I am the Lord their God. When describing the tabernacle and the priestly office, God says several times that it is the place where He […]

A Place for God to Fellowship with Man (Exodus 26)

Exodus 26:1 1 Moreover thou shalt make the tabernacle with ten curtains of fine twined linen, and blue, and purple, and scarlet: with cherubims of cunning work shalt thou make them. Though a bit hard to follow at times, when looked at in detail, the tabernacle God had Israel make was an amazing piece of […]

£500/$670 Donated!

We made offers on two buildings over a week ago. We are still waiting to hear about one, but the other wrote to say our offer was accepted.  Unfortunately, shortly after making the offer we found out that the building is listed historical building and probably would not be very suitable for a church, so […]