More Voltage, Please!

“Then Moses said to Aaron, “This is what the Lord was speaking about when he said,     ‘I must be respected as holy        by those who come near me;     before all the people        I must be given honor.’ “ So Aaron did not say anything about the death of his sons.” Leviticus […]

When Losers Are Loved

“Instead, God chose things the world considers foolish in order to shame those who think they are wise. And he chose things that are powerless to shame those who are powerful.” 1 Corinthians 1:27, NLT God has particular preferences when it comes to peculiar people.  He selectively chooses.  These choices are made up in his mind and heart.  For […]

The Intensity of God’s Glory

When Moses went up on the mountain, the cloud covered it.16 The glory of the Lord came down on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it for six days. On the seventh day the Lord called to Moses from inside the cloud.17 To the Israelites the glory of the Lord looked like a fire burning […]

Snakes in the Camp, [Poison]

6 So the Lord sent them poisonous snakes; they bit the people, and many of the Israelites died.7 The people came to Moses and said, “We sinned when we grumbled at you and the Lord. Pray that the Lord will take away these snakes.” So Moses prayed for the people.  8 The Lord said to Moses, “Make a bronze snake, and put it on […]

One More Night With the Frogs

9 “You set the time!” Moses replied. “Tell me when you want me to pray for you, your officials, and your people. Then you and your houses will be rid of the frogs. They will remain only in the Nile River.” 10 “Do it tomorrow,” Pharaoh said. Exodus 8:9-10, NLT Often there comes a point in a […]