Contributed by Warner Pidgeon on Feb 24, 2010
A very short talk given at a midweek Communion service, looking at the firstfruits brought to the Temple. Today, our offerings should also be used to bless the foreigner, the asylum seeker and the Priest!
I wonder how you will react when in just a moment I rephrase verse eleven of this Bible reading.
We’ve just heard about an important act of worship in the life of Israel. As a response of thanks and praise to God for bringing them into the Land he promised (26:3), worshippers were required