Lent: Dwell Day 15

Today we're in one verse. One verse, that I believe, changed everything. So find a comfortable position and get out your Arborvitae oil. Put it in your diffuser. Maybe you take a few drops in your hand and inhale deeply, rub the remaining oil on your heart, the back of your neck or the bottoms of your feet. Arborvitae is known as the oil of connecting to the Divine. And today, we're going to do just that. Read Exodus 25:8. "And let them make me a sanctuary, that I may dwell in their midst." Let's meditate on just that one verse today. Rest in the fact that we have a God who is near and dwells among his people. 

This is the first time since Genesis chapter 3 that the Lord will dwell among his people. Generations have come and gone without knowing or understanding what it means for God to live among them. Now they will see and they will worship a God who is not far off but one who dwells in their presence. We're going to spend the next week looking at the tabernacle and looking for Jesus. How might this dwelling among the people be foreshadowing the coming Messiah. So that they would know when they saw ...