Today’s Chef Special: “GOODNESS”

Exodus 15:13, “You in Your lovingkindness and GOODNESS have led the people whom You have redeemed; In Your strength You have guided them with care to Your holy habitation.” (AMP) (Heb. chesed) Strong’s #2617 When God revealed Himself to Moses on Mount Sinai, He described Himself as overflowing with ‘goodness.’ This is one of the…

Today’s Chef Special: “TABERNACLE”

Exodus 25:9, “And you shall make it according to all that I show you, the pattern of the TABERNACLE or dwelling and the pattern of all the furniture of it.” (AMPC) (Heb. mishkan) Strong’s #4908 The word ‘tabernacle’ signifies ‘a dwelling place’ and is related to the verb meaning ‘to dwell,’ ‘to settle down,’ and…

Today’s Chef Special: “PRIEST”

Leviticus 6:6, “And he shall bring to the PRIEST his trespass or guilt offering to the Lord, a ram without blemish out of the flock, valued by you to the amount of his trespass;” (AMPC) (Heb. kohen) Strong’s #3548 Priesthood was not unique to the Israelites. From the Egyptians to the Philistines, all the ancient…

Today’s Chef Special: “SANCTUARY”

Leviticus 19:30, “You shall keep My Sabbaths and reverence My SANCTUARY. I am the Lord.” (AMPC) (Heb. miqdash) Strong’s #4720 This noun means ‘holy place,’ a place separated and dedicated to God. It was the place where God had chosen to meet the Israelites. There priests would atone for the people’s sin; in turn, the…

Today’s Chef Special: “JUBILEE”

Leviticus 25:10, “And you shall hallow the fiftieth year and proclaim liberty throughout all the land to all its inhabitants. It shall be a JUBILEE for you; and each of you shall return to his ancestral possession [which through poverty he was compelled to sell], and each of you shall return to his family [from…

Today’s Chef Special: “SACRIFICE”

Numbers 7:17, “And for the SACRIFICE of peace offerings, two oxen, five rams, five male goats, five male lambs a year old. This was the offering of Nahshon son of Amminadab.” (AMPC) (Heb. zebach) Strong’s #2077 The Hebrew word comes from a verb meaning ‘to slaughter for an offering.’ In accordance with the Law of…

Today’s Chef Special: “CLOUD”

Numbers 12:5, “The Lord came down in a pillar of CLOUD, and stood at the Tent door and called Aaron and Miriam, and they came forward.” (AMPC) (Heb. ‘anan) Strong’s #6051 The Old Testament word for ‘cloud’ is derived from a verb that means ‘to cover’ or ‘to intervene as an obstacle’ (Genesis 9:14-15, “And…

Today’s Chef Special: “SWORE”

Deuteronomy 1:8, “Behold, I have set the land before you; go in and take possession of the land which the Lord SWORE to your fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give to them and to their descendants after them.” (AMPC) (Heb. shaba’) Strong’s #7650 In Hebrew, the verb translated ‘swore’ is related…

Today’s Chef Special: “STATUTES”

Deuteronomy 5:1, “And Moses called all Israel, and said to them, Hear, O Israel, the STATUTES and ordinances which I speak in your hearing this day, that you may learn them and take heed and do them.” (AMPC) (Heb. choq) Strong’s #2706 The word conveys a variety of meanings in the Old Testament, including: a…

Today’s Chef Special: “STONE”

Genesis 35:14, “And Jacob set up a pillar (monument) in the place where he talked with [God], a pillar of STONE; and he poured a drink offering on it and he poured oil on it.” (AMPC) (Heb. ‘eben) Strong’s #68 The stones that littered the landscape of the ancient Middle East were used in numerous…