Identifying with the Offering

Lay your hand on the animal’s head, and the LORD will accept its death in your place to purify you, making you right with him.

(Leviticus 1:4 NLT)

By laying their hand on the head of the animal, the ancient Israelites identified themselves with the animal whose death would be accepted as atonement for them. God’s traditional method of forgiveness hasn’t changed much. Today, an offering is still needed to make atonement for our sins. When we identify ourselves with Jesus, the Lamb of God, we acknowledge that His death on the cross has provided the atonement that we need. By faith, lay your hand on this perfect offering and walk away knowing that His death has made atonement for you.

Identifying with the Lamb of God guarantees our forgiveness.

Published by risingwiththeson

Farah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a double major in English and Religious Studies) from the University of Toronto, where she also completed her Bachelor of Education (OISE). While she enjoys teaching, writing gives Farah equal pleasure. She began to exercise this passion with the publication of "Rising with the Son," her daily devotional blog. It is designed to help strengthen the faith of her readers in Jesus. Through her writing, it is Farah's wish to inspire others and help them develop a closer relationship with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

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