We are most definitely approaching the end of our journey through Numbers. There are still some important pictures of the Gospel to see and so I’m excited to unpack a somewhat obscure passage most of us quickly read through. It involves five primary characters – individuals that do not sound remotely familiar even for the… Continue reading Z’s Daughters
ISIS Ebola Ferguson, Missouri Ukraine Gaza If you have been following the news, each of the above names rings a very distinct and foreboding bell. Each name is a lit fuse that culminates in one giant barrel of dynamite. Bottom line – this world is blowing up and, thanks to the 24/7 news cycle, we… Continue reading What Did I Just Read?
While in college, I spent my summers working in a gravel pit. I was most definitely low man in the company food chain so my sole job was to make sure that the crusher continually made little rocks out of big rocks. It was hot, loud, dirty and a tad dangerous. High-speed conveyor belts, suspended… Continue reading Hard Hats & Numbers
“Would that we had died in the land of Egypt! Or would that we had died in this wilderness! Why is the LORD bringing us into this land, to fall by the sword? Our wives and our little ones will become a prey. Would it not be better for us to go back to Egypt?” Numbers… Continue reading Silly Unbelieving Me