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Beyond the Words of Worship

I was in a Bible study this week with young Christians.  When I say, “young Christians”, I mean they were actually young .  There wasn’t another person in the room with an arthritic knee or a bottle of age-renewal makeup stowed in their purse.   581 more words


Measuring stick or burning bush?

My senior year in college, my French teacher gave individual oral exams. I’d worked hard all four years, learned every vocabulary word, memorized French kings and battles, read the famous French authors and poets, and scored 99% on my written exam. 590 more words


Illustration Friday: fragile

The Illustration Friday word of the week is fragile.

I had a close encounter with a yard waste bin today. Who knew those unwieldy, chest-high squarish things that weigh a ton when full could be lethal weapons in their own right? 269 more words

Illustration Friday

Why Me?

I’ve read the story in Exodus about Moses and the burning bush many times throughout my life. However, for some reason this morning, Exodus 3:5 about standing on holy ground stood out to me. 231 more words

Fatal Familiarity

It blinds us to miracles, it blinds us to grace, it blinds us to God – that is the fatal work of familiarity.

“Is not this the carpenter’s son?

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The Adventure

I Am Who I Am Because of the I AM

3rd Sunday after Pentecost

I Am Who I Am Because of the I AM Text: Exodus 3:1-15


This last week six teenagers from our congregation, Mrs. 2,535 more words


Moses – Never Too Late for God

When he thought he was finished, he was finally ready.
Lesson 33 from The HOPE Study Guide


Now Moses was pasturing the flock of Jethro his father–in–law … And the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a blazing fire from the midst of a bush; and he looked, and behold, the bush was burning with fire, yet the bush was not consumed …God called to him from the midst of the bush, and said, “Moses, Moses!” And he said, “Here I am.” …Then He said, “Do not come near here; remove your sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground.” He said also, “I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob.” Then Moses hid his face, for he was afraid to look at God. 1,165 more words