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The beauty of the breastplate (3)

The beauty of the breastplate (3)

We learn from looking at the breastplate worn by Israel’s high priest that: a) we are precious to God; b) we are close to His heart; c) He will never turn His back on us. You say, ‘If God will never turn His back on us, does that mean we can live any way we please?’ No, and ...

Bob Gass

June 11th, 2017

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The beauty of the breastplate (2)

The beauty of the breastplate (2)

Notice two more things about the breastplate worn by Israel’s high priest: 1) It was close to his heart. Once a year, on the Day of Atonement, he went into the ‘Holiest of Holies’ where God’s presence was, in order to obtain forgiveness for the people’s sins. And he wore ...

Bob Gass

June 10th, 2017

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The beauty of the breastplate (1)

The beauty of the breastplate (1)

As you look at the breastplate worn by Israel’s high priest, you see how precious you are in God’s eyes as His redeemed child. The Bible gives us very detailed information about what the high priest wore, and there are no insignificant details in God’s Word. As we examine ...

Bob Gass

June 9th, 2017

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Beauty Is, as Beauty Does

Beauty Is, as Beauty Does

Princess Diana was considered to be one of the most beautiful women in the world. Yet she disliked what she saw in the mirror. This led to an eating disorder known as bulimia, which is caused by self-loathing. And the ‘beauty cult’ has infected many of us with a similar ...

Bob Gass

June 26th, 2016

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Beauty Is an Inside Job

Beauty Is an Inside Job

It’s said ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder’, but you can waste your life trying to please the wrong beholder. One Christian writer says: ‘When it comes to beauty, each of us carries baggage from childhood…I’ve fretfully hung clothes of every size in my wardrobe… messed ...

Bob Gass

September 14th, 2015

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