Christ in the old testament Sermons on the foreshadowing’s of our Lord

Christ in the old testament Sermons on the foreshadowing’s of our Lord

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Adam and Christ

1. Honey from a Lion

(Rom 5:15 NKJ)      

But the free gift is not like the offense. For if by the one man’s offense many died, much more the grace of God and the gift by the grace of the one Man, Jesus Christ, abounded to many.

Abel and Christ

2 .the blood of abel and the blood of Christ

(Gen 4:10 NKJ)  

And He said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s blood cries out to Me from the ground.

(Heb 12:24 NKJ)    

to Jesus the Mediator of the new covenant, and to the blood of sprinkling that speaks better things than that of Abel.

Noah and Christ

3. Shut in or shut out

(Gen 7:16 NKJ)    

So those that entered, male and female of all flesh, went in as God had commanded him; and the LORD shut him in.

Abraham and Christ

4 .the gospel of Abraham’s

Sacrifice of Isaac

(Rom 8:32 NKJ)      

He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him also freely give us all things?

5. Jehovah-Jireh

(Gen 22:14 NKJ)  

And Abraham called the name of the place, The-LORD-Will-Provide1; as it is said to this day, “In the Mount of The LORD it shall be provided.”

Melchizedek and Christ

6. First king of righteousness, and after that king of peace

(Heb 7:2 NKJ)  

to whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all, first being translated “king of righteousness,” and then also king of Salem, meaning “king of peace,”

7. Jesus meeting warriors

(Gen 14:1 NKJ)      

And it came to pass in the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of nations1,

(Gen 14:2 NKJ)    

that they made war with Bera king of Sodom, Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (that is, Zoar).

(Gen 14:3 NKJ)

All these joined together in the Valley of Siddim (that is, the Salt Sea).

(Gen 14:4 NKJ)    

Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.

(Gen 14:5 NKJ)

In the fourteenth year Chedorlaomer and the kings that were with him came and attacked the Rephaim in Ashteroth Karnaim, the Zuzim in Ham, the Emim in Shaveh Kiriathaim,

Joseph and Christ

8. Jesus and his brethren

(Gen 45:1 NKJ)      

Then Joseph could not restrain himself before all those who stood by him, and he cried out, “Make everyone go out from me!” So no one stood with him while Joseph made himself known to his brothers.

(Gen 45:2 NKJ)

And he wept aloud, and the Egyptians and the house of Pharaoh heard it.

(Gen 45:3 NKJ)

Then Joseph said to his brothers, “I am Joseph; does my father still live?” But his brothers could not answer him, for they were dismayed in his presence.

(Gen 45:4 NKJ)    

And Joseph said to his brothers, “Please come near to me.” So they came near. Then he said: “I am Joseph your brother, whom you sold into Egypt

(Gen 45:5 NKJ)          

But now, do not therefore be grieved or angry with yourselves because you sold me here; for God sent me before you to preserve life.

Moses and Christ

9 .the prophet like unto moses

(Deu 18:15 NKJ)      

The LORD your God will raise up for you a Prophet like me from your midst, from your brethren. Him you shall hear

(Deu 18:16 NKJ)   

according to all you desired of the LORD your God in Horeb in the day of the assembly, saying,`Let me not hear again the voice of the LORD my God, nor let me see this great fire anymore, lest I die.’

Deu 18:17 NKJ)      

(And the LORD said to me:`What they have spoken is good.

(Deu 18:18 NKJ)

I will raise up for them a Prophet like you from among their brethren, and will put My words in His mouth, and He shall speak to them all that I command Him.

(Deu 18:19 NKJ)      

And it shall be that whoever will not hear My words, which He speaks in My name, I will require it of him.

10 .the mediator—the interpreter

(Exo 20:18 NKJ)  

Now all the people witnessed the thundering, the lightning flashes, the sound of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking; and when the people saw it, they trembled and stood afar off.

(Exo 20:19 NKJ)    

Then they said to Moses, “You speak with us, and we will hear; but let not God speak with us, lest we die.

(Exo 20:20 NKJ)  

And Moses said to the people, “Do not fear; for God has come to test you, and that His fear may be before you, so that you may not sin.

11 .the high priest standing

(Num 16:47 NKJ)

Then Aaron took it as Moses commanded, and ran into the midst of the assembly; and already the plague had begun among the people. So he put in the incense and made atonement for the people.

(Num 16:48 NKJ  

And he stood between the dead and the living; so the plague was stopped.

Between the dead and the living

12. Joshua’s vision

(Jos 5:13 NKJ)  

And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted his eyes and looked, and behold, a Man stood opposite him with His sword drawn in His hand. And Joshua went to Him and said to Him, “Are You for us or for our adversaries?”

(Jos 5:14 NKJ)        

So He said, “No, but as Commander of the army of the LORD I have now come.” And Joshua fell on his face to the earth and worshiped, and said to Him, “What does my Lord say to His servant?”

(Jos 5:15 NKJ)      

Then the Commander of the LORD’S army said to Joshua, “Take your sandal off your foot, for the place where you stand is holy.” And Joshua did so.

The ark of god and Christ

13 .dagon’s ups and downs

(1Sa 5:2 NKJ)      

When the Philistines took the ark of God, they brought it into the temple of Dagon1 and set it by Dagon.

(1Sa 5:3 NKJ)        

And when the people of Ashdod arose early in the morning, there was Dagon, fallen on its face to the earth before the ark of the LORD. So they took Dagon and set it in its place again.

(1Sa 5:4 NKJ)        

And when they arose early the next morning, there was Dagon, fallen on its face to the ground before the ark of the LORD. The head of Dagon and both the palms of its hands were broken off on the threshold; only Dagon’s torso1 was left of it.

Jonathan and Christ

14 .the love of jonathan, and the love of jesus

(2Sa 1:26 NKJ)  

I am distressed for you, my brother Jonathan; You have been very pleasant to me; Your love to me was wonderful, Surpassing the love of women.

David and Christ

15 .recruits for king jesus

(1Ch 12:16 NKJ)  

Then some of the sons of Benjamin and Judah came to David at the stronghold.

(1Ch 12:17 NKJ)      

And David went out to meet them, and answered and said to them, “If you have come peaceably to me to help me, my heart will be united with you; but if to betray me to my enemies, since there is no wrong in my hands, may the God of our fathers look and bring judgment.

(1Ch 12:18 NKJ)        

Then the Spirit came upon Amasai, chief of the captains, and he said: “We are yours, O David; We are on your side, O son of Jesse! Peace, peace to you, And peace to your helpers! For your God helps you.” So David received them, and made them captains of the troop.

16 .loyal to the core

(2Sa 15:21 NKJ)    

And Ittai answered the king and said, “As the LORD lives, and as my lord the king lives, surely in whatever place my lord the king shall be, whether in death or life, even there also your servant will be.

17 .”david’s spoil”

(1Sa 30:20 NKJ)  

Then David took all the flocks and herds they had driven before those other livestock, and said, “This is David’s spoil

18 .the threshing-floor of ornan

(1Ch 21:28 NKJ)      

At that time, when David saw that the LORD had answered him on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite, he sacrificed there.

(1Ch 22:1 NKJ)        

Then David said, “This is the house of the LORD God, and this is the altar of burnt offering for Israel

19 .a greater than Solomon

(Luk 11:31 NKJ)  

The queen of the South will rise up in the judgment with the men of this generation and condemn them, for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and indeed a greater than Solomon is here.

20 .the dromedaries

(1Ki 4:20 NKJ)    

Judah and Israel were as numerous as the sand by the sea in multitude, eating and drinking and rejoicing.

(1Ki 4:21 NKJ)  

So Solomon reigned over all kingdoms from the River1 to the land of the Philistines, as far as the border of Egypt. They brought tribute and served Solomon all the days of his life.

(1Ki 4:22 NKJ)  

Now Solomon’s provision for one day was thirty kors of fine flour, sixty kors of meal,

(1Ki 4:23 NKJ)

ten fatted oxen, twenty oxen from the pastures, and one hundred sheep, besides deer, gazelles, roebucks, and fatted fowl.

(1Ki 4:24 NKJ)  

For he had dominion over all the region on this side of the River1 from Tiphsah even to Gaza, namely over all the kings on this side of the River; and he had peace on every side all around him.

(1Ki 4:25 NKJ)  

And Judah and Israel dwelt safely, each man under his vine and his fig tree, from Dan as far as Beersheba, all the days of Solomon.

(1Ki 4:26 NKJ)    

Solomon had forty1 thousand stalls of horses for his chariots, and twelve thousand horsemen.

(1Ki 4:27 NKJ)    

And these governors, each man in his month, provided food for King Solomon and for all who came to King Solomon’s table. There was no lack in their supply.

(1Ki 4:28 NKJ)

They also brought barley and straw to the proper place, for the horses and steeds, each man according to his charge.