1ON THE eighth day Moses called Aaron and his sons and the elders of
When the Bible mentios a specific date, I take notice of it. Did you know that the number eight represents something? It represents putting off of something, as in sanctifying yourself.
1: to set apart to a sacred purpose or to religious use : consecrate2: to
free from sin : purify3 a: to impart
or impute sacredness, inviolability, or respect to b: to give moral or
social sanction to4: to
make productive of holiness or piety
So when God lead me to this passage, it was about sanctification and how I need to put off the old me and become who God meant me to be. I need to make a concious effort to stop myself from thinking about harming myself. I need to recognize that is a way I am trying to control myself and not let God have it. So now I am dealing with control and selfishness. Perhaps those ar ethe sins your wanting me to put off Lord?