THE BUILDING OF THE
THE PITCH OR ANOINTING
I am quite sure the pitch was taken out of the gopher wood
tree. As the pitch was the life of the
tree, the pitch was going to begin the life of the
1 Cor "…This is My Body, (The Tree) which is broken for you!..." His Body (Bread of Life) was broken so that we could have a piece of that body and become a part of Him! Today, Jesus is calling the pieces together by the Holy Spirit to make one whole body again, and the anointing (pitch) will seal and bind us together!
Gen "..Pitch it within and without with pitch."
Comment 1) All the work so far is useless without the pitch applied! So, building the local Church without the anointing is useless.
2) It is the pitch that seals and bonds the
boards of the
3) If a board is moved out of place, it disturbs the pitch causing a leak! If a member falls away, it weakens the Church, and the anointing of the Holy Spirit is disturbed, and all the members feel the loss!
4) This board, causing the leak, could sink the
5) The boards must be constantly checked for weakness and strength. The members must care for one another and support the weak, as we are as strong as the weakest member!
Summary So far the boards have been cut out of
the tree to conform with the overall plan for the construction of the
1John -14 talks about 3 stages of maturity
in the believers growth, can you see a
relationship between theses scriptures and the different boards in the