Summary: To show that our Savior, the LORD JESUS CHRIST is True GOD and Divine, but became a man to save us.
Is GOD your savior?
John 14:6 (Amplified Bible)
Jesus said to him, I am the Way and the Truth and the Life; no one comes to the Father except by (through) Me.
Acts 4:12 (Amplified Bible)
And there is salvation in and through no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by and in which we must be saved.
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show that our Savior, the LORD JESUS CHRIST is True GOD and Divine, but became a man to save us.
Exodus 25:11 (Amplified Bible)
You shall overlay the ark with pure gold, inside and out, and make a gold crown, a rim or border, around its top.
Praise, worship and thank You very much LORD JESUS for You are GOD that became man to save me.
Divinity covers the LORD inside and out
A. Author and Central Character: Moses
B. Date written: 1447-1410 b.c.—Thompson Chain - Bible Book Outlines
C. Purpose: To be a permanent reminder of God's redemptive act on Passover night; and of His care and direction, through the cloud of day and the pillar of fire of night, during His people's wilderness wanderings on the way to Canaan.—Thompson Chain - Bible Book Outlines
D. To whom written: Each new generation of Israel
E. Main Theme: History of Israel from death of Joseph to the erection of the tabernacle
F. Key word: deliverance
G. Key verses:
Exodus 12:40-43 (Amplified Bible)
12:40 Now the time the Israelites dwelt in Egypt was 430 years.
12:41 At the end of the 430 years, even that very day, all the hosts of the Lord went out of Egypt.
12:42 It was a night of watching unto the Lord and to be much observed for bringing them out of Egypt; this same night of watching unto the Lord is to be observed by all the Israelites throughout their generations.
12:43 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron, This is the ordinance of the Passover: No foreigner shall eat of it;
VIII. MAIN BODY:
Exodus 25:11 (King James Version)
And thou shalt overlay it with pure gold, within and without shalt thou overlay it, and shalt make upon it a crown of gold round about.
A. Gold symbolizes Divinity of the LORD - the LORD is covered inside and out with Divinity
"And thou shalt overlay it with pure gold, within and without shalt thou overlay it,"
Exodus 25:24 (Amplified Bible)
You shall overlay it with pure gold and make a crown, a rim or molding, of gold around the top of it;
Exodus 30:3 (Amplified Bible)
And you shall overlay it with pure gold, its top and its sides round about and its horns, and you shall make a crown (a rim or molding) of gold around it.
1 Kings 6:20 (Amplified Bible)
The Holy of Holies was twenty cubits in length, in breadth, and in height. He overlaid it with pure gold. He also overlaid the cedar altar.
Gold represents CHRIST's Divinity. The LORD JESUS CHRIST is ALL-GOD, and became human on our behalf.
2 Corinthians 5:21 (Amplified Bible)
For our sake He made Christ [virtually] to be sin Who knew no sin, so that in and through Him we might become [endued with, viewed as being in, and examples of] the righteousness of God [what we ought to be, approved and acceptable and in right relationship with Him, by His goodness].