The Lamb

Passover Lamb - Affection

Passover Lamb – Affection and Effect

Affection Four days earlier, they had chosen their very best male lamb in its first year, in obedience to Moses’ command. They had brought it into their house, an unusual practice for farmers in a time before the advent of pets. They cared for it, pitied it, petted it. An emotional bond was formed. An affection for it grew in their hearts. Not only was this male lamb the strongest,… Read More »Passover Lamb – Affection and Effect

Passover Lamb

Passover Lamb – In the House

Yahshua, our Passover Lamb has risen from the dead, proving that his sacrifice for our sins had been accepted by God, able to deliver us from eternal death. The Israelites of old were always to remember what had happened to them in Egypt, when they were huddled inside their houses, with the blood of their best lamb painted on their doorposts, waiting for the Death Angel to pass over them.… Read More »Passover Lamb – In the House

Passover at Home

The worried young father holds the precious basin while his son strains to reach to the highest point of the doorway… The homemade brush made from a prescribed kind of bush… The blood of a lamb which had been killed just before sundown, and his blood gathered into the basin, to be used as directed over the doorway… All the questions of “Why?” from his sweet children are going unanswered.… Read More »Passover at Home

Passover Lamb for Sacrifice

Andrew’s Lamb – a Passover Story

It was a hot, sunny day as Andrew walked along the dusty road toward Jerusalem for the Passover. A few steps ahead of him walked his father, head gray with age yet still very strong. It seemed a bit strange to Andrew that it was only he and his father making the journey this year, for in years past, all his brothers and sisters had accompanied them. But they were… Read More »Andrew’s Lamb – a Passover Story