sermons on the table of shewbread
Rim: [P] They were held on a rim. When you get together with someone for lunch, or for coffee, what do you do? We partake of Jesus, He is the bread of Life that we eat. [Leviticus 24:5-9 Then you shall take fine flour and bake twelve cakes with it; two-tenths of an ephah shall be in each cake. See Him in the garden in that awful hour of agony and blood. As Thou didst break the bread beside the sea; Beyond the sacred page I seek Thee, Lord. We must keep Jesus in the pre-eminent position, not exalting men, however godly, onto the same level. But for this purpose I came to this hour. 1/ Do you remember David? We need to “Internalize” Him – just as Paul tells us about his own experience in Galatians 2:20; “I am crucified WITH CHRIST: nevertheless I LIVE; yet not I, but CHRIST LIVETH IN ME: and the life which I NOW LIVE IN THE FLESH I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me.” His life is the life we now live. It’s easy for kids – they want to be friends they invite you over to their house to play. Never losing sight of the cross – keeping the cross central. Here He is telling us that the “Living Bread” is a type, or symbol, of His flesh – which He did give for the life of the world. Scripture: 2 Timothy 3:14-17. 3/ In [Psalm 78:19 They said, “Can God prepare a table in the wilderness?] What do we have in common? In having such a table in the tabernacle, the Lord was demonstrating that the people were to regard the tabernacle as His house. I must admit I am very uneasy with these churches where you wander around in the service and grab yourself a cup of coffee – it’s too laid back and distracting from God. “You shall set them in two rows, six to a row, on the pure gold table before יְהוָה. That He may touch my eyes and make me see; Show me the truth concealed within Thy Word. “You shall make the poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold, so that with them the table may be carried. Fresh bread was placed on it everyday. To the Holy place – we are “in Christ” – right in the place that He dwells what do we find? ; baked in fierce oven of Calvary. Judah may go first and Dan last while on the march in the wilderness, but such distinctions vanish on the table. God and the priestly worshippers had communion and fellowship at the table. Blessed privilege, to feast on that which satisfies the heart of God. What have we in common? The early church ate together – we get the idea that eating is mundane and unspiritual but the spiritual times in the Jewish calendar were feasts! – this is what takes place when we have fellowship – feeding on God’s word, not Pizza in the back hall. Those who minister in the holy place never need to cry out about their leanness, they walk in the light, and they have a meat to eat that the world knows nothing of. He says it again: [John 6:48-58 “I am the bread of life. A line in it said: “You took the fall and thought of me above all else” No! channel: "iconday" As low as $30/day. May He make us partakers of such a nature. I recall some strife with some brothers – it just wasn’t getting resolved. “Your fathers ate the manna in the wilderness, and they died. 24:4-7, p. 691). It would seem from Exo_25:24-25 that the table had two crowns of Gold, one upon the table itself, and one upon the "border thereof." The Table of Shewbread. It is a picture of wonderful closeness with God. 24 All else lacks the foundation of Divine inspiration and are not God-breathed. “This is the bread which came down out of heaven; not as the fathers ate and died; he who eats this bread will live forever.” ] Eating of this bread is a matter of life and death! [1 Corinthians 10:21 You cannot drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons; you cannot partake of the table of the Lord and the table of demons]. Not only is our oneness with Christ clearly taught here, but also our oneness with one another. In all things He has the pre-eminence with the Father. How can there be fellowship? He is risen. “It shall be for Aaron and his sons, and they shall eat it in a holy place; for it is most holy to him from יְהוָה’s offerings by fire, his portion forever.”] Bread was the staple of the diet – bread is what nourishes, what satisfies, what sustains, what maintains our basic life. The idea expressed by Paul when he said, “So then faith cometh by hearing, a… The table of shewbread was the center of fellowship for the priests, which is a type of New Testament believers. My little sister had this book; it was her favourite. Jesus is above all. John 6:48, “I am that bread of life” 2. [P] – to eat at the king’s table was extending an honour. Such was the earthly life of our Lord, because the leven of sin was not in Him. Luke 22, Jesus said there’s a table in glory where we will eat and drink at the marriage supper of the Lamb. “You shall set the bread of the Presence on the table before Me at all times] [P] So, what does the concept of table signify? Here men sit, eat, drink, and converse together: and this shewbread table is an emblem of the saints' communion with Christ, in the present state more especially. But certainly eating was an integral part of their worship both in the early church and in Israel. You fellowship with those you share at the table with, are joined with them – you can’t be in fellowship with both. “Father, glorify Your name.”] What Jesus did was for יְהוָה’s glory. But this table was not just an ordinary table, it had some peculiarities: it had a rim, two borders, rings and poles. Why seek the living Saviour among these dead forms and symbols? But we come to see, "the place where our Lord lay." Sometimes we hold Jesus off at a distance and revere Him, but we don’t partake of Him. That is where the early church met with God [Acts 2:42 They were continually devoting themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.] It must be pure and it is memorial before God. "Make a table of acacia wood — two cubits long, a cubit wide and a cubit and a half high. “I am the living bread that came down out of heaven; (again) if anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever; and the bread also which I will give for the life of the world is My flesh.”(fourth time) Then the Jews began to argue with one another, saying, “How can this man give us His flesh to eat?” So Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you have no life in yourselves. It is a place of provision, a place of communion, a place where the priest meets with God and eats the bread in His presence. height: 400, He works in a cable factory; I look down a microscope and count cells. The Table of Shewbread Tabernacle Types … John likes tennis, I hate sport. Are we always and everywhere alike? 2/ Identification with His death means we share in His glory [Romans 8:17 and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him.] Although the flour had to be baked into cakes, or loaves, it was "fine flour" still. As a kid I’d hear of showbread and get the impression that this was put on the table for display and that was it. Oh, how fierce was the fire through which our loving and devoted Saviour had to pass! Denomination: Baptist. The table suggests at once the thought of fellowship. An elder went with me to meet them, wanted to restore fellowship – instead of looking at blame, look to the fact that we are all brothers saved by the work of Jesus on the cross. John 6:51, “I am the living bread which came down from heaven: if any man eat of this bread, he shall live for ever:” He was without spot. This table stood on the north side of the holy place. Well, let’s think this through together. Brown.) There were great differences among the people in the camp outside; inside they were all alike before God. Now we will pass through the door of the tabernacle and enter the holy place. A man, though he be righteous, has not whereof to glory before God. It was located in the tabernacle on the right hand side just across from the candlestick. The bas-relief was measured by Professor Boni in 1905, and the height and width of the represented tables were found to be 48 centimeters, or nearly 19 inches. Bible aids, ministers, preachers etc but when we start exalting man, looking to human leaders, again, are eyes are diverted from Jesus and fellowship is destroyed. The table pictures Security... V. 25 tells a border the size of a hand breadth. Jesus is who we have in common. – he wanted to show his friendship for Jonathon after he had died [2 Samuel 9:1 ff Then David said, “Is there yet anyone left of the house of Saul, that I may show him kindness for Jonathan’s sake?”] He was told there was a son of Jonathon named Mephibosheth. Vessels were used in serving the bread and wine – they helped transfer it to the one partaking. Bread pictures the body of Christ. Well, you eat of course! The loaves, though pure in themselves, had no fragrance. But the bread that Jesus taught His disciples to seek was Himself – the Word made flesh. "Examine me, O Lord, and prove me, try my reins and my heart" (Psa_26:1-2). But where do you find Jesus? Flour is the product of earth, and the necessity of man. In all things He has the pre-eminence with us? The 12 loaves were on the table, the rim with its border may have held the vessels: dishes, spoons, covers and bowls. Pilate testified to this when he said, "I find no fault in this Man" (Luk_23:4). I. Ex. When we no longer give Jesus the pre-eminence, the hallowed and exalted place; e.g. It is called shew-bread (KJV) – bread of the presence (“of the face”), bread that is before the face of יְהוָה – who is that? Had to be Baked. Summary: This series of 6 messages looks at the design of the tabernacle as a template for drawing near to God. Do you get tired of eating every day?! The loaves were placed in two rows upon the table, the frankincense, pure, white, and fragrant, was put on the top of the loaves. Christ is the "Bread of God" (Isa_6:33). His Divinity – He is God! This pure incense covering the loaves speaks to us of the righteousness of God-or the merit of Christ’s atoning work-imputed to us as we stand by faith upon redemption ground. It is an invitation given to a church, to believers. There are some Christians who are like inferior flour, they don’t bake well. Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. 1. What work do You perform? As fine flour He was tested and tried- tempted at every point by God, and men, and devils, but all and everywhere He was the same. After the bread had been before יְהוָה on the table for a week it was eaten by priest – which we are. The Table of Shewbread (Ex 25:23-30) It was also called the Table of the Presence. 3. Almost universally those difficulties arose because the attention was on man, our attention was no longer on Jesus. Meetings. Don Fortner The Table of Shewbread Jesus prime motive is the Father’s glory, to do His will. 2. Within the twelve tribes of Israel were the twelve basic natures, through which God was manifesting His life to humanity in the earth. “For My flesh is true food, and My blood is true drink. I recall a godly pastor in our church went to Australia – several members of the congregation, went there too, following him. THE TABLE OF SHEWBREAD (Exodus 25:23-30; 37:10-16; Leviticus 24:5-9) The table of shewbread stood on the north side of the holy place A table always speaks of fellowship One day, on the plains of Mamre, Abraham invited three strangers into his home and gave them a meal at his table. He finds infinite satisfaction in Him as man’s Redeemer and Representative. Teach me to love Thy truth for Thou art love. This sacred joy is ours. The table of showbread, on which the loaves were presented before YEHOVAH God, was of acacia wood, overlaid with pure gold (Exo. God has given us spiritual food that we can carry with us. The LORD of glory desires fellowship with His redeemed ones! I’ve read many books, men of God have helped me greatly in my understanding, but sometimes I get tired of them – I can’t know that they are true, can’t absolutely depend upon them. “He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day. How does our character correspond with the fine flour? It may also be considered as typical of communion with Him. Blessed privilege, to feast on that which satisfies the heart of God. Would anybody like to suggest what the table represents? It is so still. “He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood abides in Me, and I in him. The loaves were placed on the golden surface of the table itself, with nothing under the bottom loaf (see The Chumash, Lev. The flour had to be baked before it could be eaten as holy bread. A table has to be made. "Why seek ye the living among the dead?" These cakes were placed on the table hot, each Sabbath day ( Leviticus 24:8; 1 Samuel 21:3-6; Matthew 12:3-4 ), arranged in two piles, six in a row, with pure frankincense on each row ( Leviticus 24:6-7 ). 4/ But the key idea of the table is that of fellowship [Matthew 8:11“I say to you that many will come from east and west, and recline at the table with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven;] [P] fellowship, being together and being included with them. “You shall make for it a rim of a handbreadth around it; and you shall make a gold border for the rim around it. Fellowship is associated with breaking of bread, communion. No sifting, pressing, or bruising can alter its character. Overlay it with pure gold and make a gold molding around it. If only I did! Man has been elevated as the authority, the church as the authority. The Lord Jesus had no sin, yet He suffered for sin. They may be blessed of God but they are only to help us in our understanding of God’s Word they don’t take the place of it. [1 Timothy 4:13 Give attention to the public reading of Scripture, to exhortation and teaching.] Artificial baking-powders will not make up for lack of purity of flour. I do know that the Bible says: [1 Corinthians 11:23-24 For I received from the Lord that which I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus in the night in which He was betrayed took bread; and when He had given thanks, He broke it and said, “This is My body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of Me.”] – bread of remembrance. The Bible is a book we can trust. The bread was the "Bread of God," yet it was to be eaten by the priests. I have been in church for a few years now and in that time I have seen a few troubles – where there are people there are problems! 29 And thou shalt make the dishes thereof, and spoons thereof, and covers thereof, and bowls thereof, to cover withal: of pure gold shalt thou make them. Prayer is reminding God of His promises, calling Him to fulfil His Word. The bread was ever on the table before the Lord. “Every sabbath day he shall set it in order before יְהוָה continually; it is an everlasting covenant for the sons of Israel (bread of the covenant – like communion). We have been called into fellowship with Jesus: [1 Corinthians 1:8-9 God is faithful, through whom you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.] Twelve in Number. This sacred joy is ours. Made of Fine Flour. A table among men is an emblem of communion and fellowship. 24:5–9), probably to signify God’s generous provision of food and other necessities for the twelve tribes of Israel. It’s not theory. What destroys fellowship is when the focus is on man, not on Jesus. As Thou didst bless the loaves by Galilee; Then shall all bondage cease, all fetters fall. Over and over again, Jesus emphasizes this symbol. Vessels: [P] On the table there were vessels – they held liquid and were used for pouring out drink offerings: wine – there was bread and wine – foreshadowing the table in which we share of the bread and wine – that is where we have fellowship with the LORD, feed on Him, draw on His life. But to get a place at that table you first must come to the table of salvation and take of the bread of life. There were dishes for holding the bread. It is not the table that feeds but the bread that is on it [P]. The first border kept the bread on the table, the second prevented things falling off the rim. The fourth step is the table of shewbread which represents God's word. We naturally infer from this that the twelve tribes were represented in them. We may have respect for Jesus – but we need to partake, feed on Him; have Him sustain us in our daily walk. Please turn to Leviticus 24:5 – “And thou shalt take fine flour, and bake twelve cakes thereof: two tenth deals shall be in one cake. There is a great need today to come back to the Word of God alone. In Ezekiel’s vision in Ezekiel 1, the picture of the Holy Ghost is one with eyes all over, depicting the spirit quality of seeing or discerning. This is the Table of Shewbread. The Table. We have vessels, these aids that help us serve the food. Bless Thou the Bread of Life to me, to me. You turn "fine flour" any way you may, it is still fine flower. I was brought up being taught that bread was God’s Word – you feed on God’s Word. putting Mary alongside Him as co-redemptrix - then division soon enters and fellowship is destroyed. Leviticus 24:5–7 describes this bread: “You shall take fine flour and bake twelve loaves from it; two tenths of an ephah shall be in each loaf. All resting on Him who is able to lift us up and keep us ever fresh and acceptable to God. It seems to us that while the table, made of wood and gold, represents Christ in His twofold nature as God and man, the loaves represent His own moral character and also the character of His people in union with Himself. The Loaves. It kept everything on the table. Alas! ); he trapeza kai he prothesis ton arton (Hebrews 9:2)): For construction, see TABERNACLE; TEMPLE.A rude representation of the table is given on the Arch of Titus in Rome. Spiritual hunger is one of the most desirable things to have in our lives. The Table Of Shewbread The Tour of the Tabernacle Mt. There were 12 loaves, 12 tribes – so there Jesus represents all the people before God and there is provision for all. Everything in the tabernacle was portable, carried through the wilderness by Levites – stopped things falling off and getting jumbled together. In Christ, through the sweet influence of the Holy Spirit, God is able to work in us that which is pleasing in His sight. In Jesus there is provision, feeding on Jesus – He satisfies; is all we need. Do I benefit? I appealed to them to lay aside differences and share communion – that is the place of fellowship, we are all one at the cross – tragically they wouldn’t even eat the bread and wine together. One effect is to cleanse, another is to feed – that is the word of God as bread. No matter from what part of the camp the twelve loaves came from, in the holy place they were all united to the table and to one another. Scripture: Exodus 25:23-30 Aug 9, 2020. 1. It is only when we enter into the full enjoyment of Himself as the heavenly bread for our souls and the strength of our lives that we will be able to crown Him Lord of all. My spirit longs for Thee, Thou Living Word. Like the altar of incense and the ark of the mercy-seat it was made of shittim wood, overlaid with gold, telling out again, as with silent tongue, the divinity of the Son of Man. Summary: The Table of Shewbread 1. – In God’s Word. There is ample provision made that we should be so "strengthened with might by His Spirit in the inner man" (Eph_3:16-20). The greatest, closest, fellowship I’ve ever known was in the closeness of prayer I had in the Elim church with a small group who prayed in the Spirit together. Make four gold rings for the table and fasten them to the four corners, where the four legs are. Bible > Sermons > Exodus 25:23-30. We adults are far more reserved and careful. [P] There was a handbreadth added onto the table – probably lower than table height – it was extra to the table, it overhung the legs. Then their eyes were opened and they recognized Him; ….. (W. Some would confuse things and mix the Divine and human elements – accepting man’s word as authoritative as Jesus, but God holds His word above. And what is true of Christ is true also of His redeemed people who are one with Him. David remembered his goodness when he returned to Jerusalem. In the holy place Christ is crowned by God and by the worshippers. We will become a community of faith, ready to change the world. John likes motor-bikes, I’ve never ridden one – our scooter doesn’t qualify! Read Exodus 25:23-30; 37:10-16; 40:4, 22. by Joe Pulgia. John loves surfing; I’ve never even tried it. Long before she went to school she could reel it off, we thought she could read, she just knew it off by heart: “Come over to my house” [read]. Breaking of bread – there we meet with Jesus, there He is revealed to us [Luke 24:30-35 When He had reclined at the table with them, He took the bread and blessed it, and breaking it, He began giving it to them. This double union comes out very fully in that great revelation prayer of the Lord in John 17, "That they all may be one.". Covered with gold [P] – His glory! Praying together brings you together in God. Fellowship takes place when we meet with the LORD together. [John 12:27-28 “Now My soul has become troubled; and what shall I say, ‘Father, save Me from this hour’? "Made a curse for us" (Gal_3:13). But there are implements, this was a table you ate at. Schedule. Does change of circumstances never bring out any pride, impatience, or self-seeking? Those who “hunger and thirst after righteousness” have the promise that they are blessed but also they will be filled (Matthew 5:6). The written and the Living Word are intimately linked – it is the same “Word of God”. Zion Baptist Church. So let’s look at this table. His earthly life was like fine flour, perfect in its whiteness. – [P] preparing a table is speaking of provision, giving food, sustenance. The shewbread on the table could speak of the Word of God, and the frankincense could speak of prayer. "In me, that is, in my flesh, dwelleth no good thing" (Rom_7:18). We depend upon eating that Living Bread. The Table of Shewbread. Yet in the midst of it all He remained the same pure, unchanged, and unchangeable One. The ceremonies connected with all the sacrifices were soon over, except in the case of the shewbread, which was a ceaseless offering. But to get a place at that table you first must come to the table of salvation and take of the bread of life. And thou shalt set upon the table shewbread before me alway. Borders: [P] There were two borders – one on the table, the other on the rim – their purpose was to keep things in place. Tom Almanza. When other things get put on the same level as Jesus division and dissention enter, fellowship is destroyed because the One we have in common is no longer central. Now it is dangerous to get too specific about their use and about what the individual vessels represent – the Bible doesn’t interpret that for us. 25:23 "Make a table of acacia wood--two cubits long, a cubit wide and a cubit and a half high. Christ as the "Living Bread" is always fresh in the eyes and estimate of God. It is not the table that feeds but the bread that is on it [P]. If there is a hunger for the things of God, it will be the thing that makes the most difference in our relationship and service to God. He was indeed baked in the hot oven of Jehovah’s wrath. That was His prime motive. Jesus alone satisfies and sustains. Rings and poles: [P] their purpose was to carry the table. Yes! I read it through each year, besides my daily study of it – they laugh at me at work and say – don’t you know it off by heart by now? This is of great importance to us. We ought to have a renewal at least once a week. The table was made of wood [P] – the humanity of Jesus [P]. And I shall find my peace, my All in all. Communion is a time of fellowship, being together with our Lord, the Lord’s supper was a time around the table. There is no fellowship unless you eat. If the Bible says that what it is, fine – but where does the Bible say that bread is Scripture? Posted by Bonita Live-stream Page on Sunday, August 9, 2020. “You shall make its dishes and its pans and its jars and its bowls with which to pour drink offerings; you shall make them of pure gold. Christ is the "Bread of God" (Isa_6:33). All God’s people stood before Him in these loaves, and stood on one that was well able to bear them up-the golden table. The only sure authority, the only food, is the Jesus, the Word of God. We have fellowship with both aspects of Christ’s life, the wood and the gold: 1/ the wood of His human life and sojourning among men, a life of humiliation and suffering – we share this [Philippians 3:10 that I may know Him and the power of His resurrection and the fellowship of His sufferings, being conformed to His death]. “This is the bread which comes down out of heaven, so that one may eat of it and not die. The names of the tribes carry the clue to the natures which God is working in His people. 3. He is what we have in common. And thou shalt make the staves of shittim wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be borne with them. 3. There are men of God, ministers, preachers, teachers etc. “You shall set them in two rows, six to a row, on the pure gold table before יְהוָה. [Psalm 23:5-6 You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; You have anointed my head with oil; my cup overflows. When we are preoccupied with material things (arguing over what colour to paint the church), the things of this world; then our attention is diverted from Jesus, the Living Bread, and fellowship soon dissipates. It is not enough to know about Jesus by studying the written Word, He must be in us: “Christ IN YOU, the hope of glory” Colossians 1:27. May I encourage you just to read it! ... Two things were required to this end, viz., the light which shone from the golden candlestick, and the table to lift up, or elevate the bread so that it could be distinctly seen. At the table-in Christ as the Living Bread-we have fellowship with the Father and with His Son. So here are two terms meaning the same thing: “Bread,” and “Flesh.” But there is one more symbol we must add, in order to understand there meaning. The frankincense is more than human goodness, it is divine worthiness, something that rises unto God with a sweet, soul-pleasing savour. Sermons > The Table of Shewbread; The Table of Shewbread. We need His life in us, we live by faith in Him. Jesus’ prime motivation was to do His Father’s will. "Unto all, and upon all them that believe" (Rom_3:22). The baking did not change the character of the flour. The bread was the "Bread of God," yet it was to be eaten by the priests. Perhaps you are waiting in the dentist, doctors – you can feed on the rubbish magazines they offer, or on that which gives life and truly sustains. Did He die for me? We feed upon Him- the Living Bread sustains our life. RIM: [P] Jesus having the pre-eminence. 25:23-24). On this gold-covered table there sat the Shewbread. SHEWBREAD, TABLE OF (shulchan (Exodus 25:25-30, etc. [Revelation 3:20 ‘Behold, I stand at the door and knock; if anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and will dine with him, and he with Me.] Getting a picture of the most desirable things to have in our Christian life and in Thy revealed. 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