2020 – TUESDAY 14 JANUARY
FOUR HUNDRED AND THIRTY YEARS LATER
It is interesting to see the time period of 430 years mentioned in the Bible.
The first mention is of EBER living 430 years after bringing forth a son named Peleg.
THE HOPE WITHIN…
After he begot Peleg, Eber lived four hundred and thirty years.
EBER MEANS – THE REGION BEYOND
PELEG MEANS – DIVISION or DIVIDING CANAL
Way back in time following the great flood – the deliverance of God through the Red Sea – toward the promised land – was already being prophetically declared.
THE PROMISE BEFORE
Now to Abraham and his Seed were the promises made.
And this I say, that the law, which was four hundred and thirty years later, cannot annul the covenant that was confirmed before by God in Christ,
THE PROMISE OF GRACE BY FAITH, WAS GIVEN TO ABRAHAM AND HIS SEED – 430 YEARS BEFORE THE LAW
THE FREEDOM FROM…
Now the sojourn of the children of Israel who lived in Egypt was four hundred and thirty years. And it came to pass at the end of the four hundred and thirty years—on that very same day—it came to pass that all the armies of the Lord went out from the land of Egypt.
FREEDOM FROM SLAVERY TO SIN AND THE CURSE OF THE LAW – WAS FULFILLED BY GOD IN CHRIST.
THE PERIOD BETWEEN
There were 430 years between the end of the Old Testament and the Cross of Jesus Christ.
Jesus fulfilled all the Law and the Prophets.
IN THE FULNESS OF TIME
GOD SENT FORTH HIS SON