Episode 36 - OFFERING

Show Notes:

  • Cain and Abel (Genesis 4)
    • The first biblical episode involving an "offering"
    • Differences in Cain and Abel's respective offerings
  • Leviticus
    • Burnt Offerings (Chp. 1)
    • Grain Offerings (Chp. 2)
    • Peace/Fellowship Offerings (Chp. 3)
    • Sin Offerings (Chp. 4)
    • Guilt Offerings (Chp. 5)
  • New Testament language of PRIESTHOOD
    • Applied to all Christians
    • Revelation 1:6
    • 1 Peter 2:5, 9
  • New Testament language of OFFERING
    • Rom. 12:1 - a living offering of the body
    • Rom. 15:15-16 - an offering of Christian converts (an evangelistic offering)
    • 2 Cor. 8-9; Phil. 4:18; Rom. 15:27 - financial offerings in contributions to benevolence and evangelism
    • Phil. 1:4 - an offering of prayer on behalf of others
    • Phil. 2:17-18 - an offering of suffering for the sake of the Gospel
    • Heb. 13:15-16 - an offering of worship as the fruit of our lips