The Burning Bush and the Vertical Self

August 28, 2016

Exodus 2:23-3:15 English Standard Version (ESV) God Hears Israel’s Groaning 23 During those many days the king of Egypt died, and the people of Israel groaned because of their slavery and cried out for help. Their cry for rescue from slavery came up to God. 24 And God heard their groaning, and God remembered his covenant with Abraham,

Called to Blessing

August 21, 2016

Genesis 12:1-9 (ESV) The Call of Abram 12 Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. 2 And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing.

Holy Encounter, Holy Call

July 31, 2016

Isaiah 6:1-13 Isaiah’s Vision of the Lord 6 In the year that King Uzziah died I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up; and the train of his robe filled the temple. 2 Above him stood the seraphim. Each had six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his