Usher: Uhh, alright.
Wife: And here’s the title deed to our house.
Husband: (whispers) It needs a new roof, but it’s cozy.
Wife: And here’s the certificate I won at my sixth-grade spelling bee.
Husband: And this is the trophy I won in Little League.
He shall kill the bull, [that is, the worshiper, shall kill the bull] before the Lord; and the priests, Aaron’s sons, shall bring the blood and sprinkle the blood all around on the altar that is by the door of the tabernacle of meeting. And he shall skin the burnt offering and cut it into its pieces.
The sons of Aaron the priest shall put fire on the altar, and lay the wood in order on the fire. Then the priests, Aaron’s sons, shall lay the parts, the head, and the fat in order on the wood that is on the fire upon the altar.
But he shall wash its entrails and its legs with water. And the priest shall burn all on the altar, as a burnt sacrifice, an offering made by fire, a sweet aroma to the Lord (vv. 5-9 NKJV).
Sacrifices and offerings you have not desired, but a body you have prepared for me; in burnt offerings and sin offerings you have taken no pleasure. Then I said, "Behold, I have come to do Your will, O God, as it is written of me in the scroll of the book” (vv. 5-7).
The first thing that accounts for God’s using D. L. Moody so mightily was that he was a fully surrendered man. Everything he was, and everything he had, belonged wholly to God. If he thought God wanted him to do anything, he would do it. He belonged wholly, unreservedly, unqualifiedly, entirely to God.