Imagine you are a descendent of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Levi, and Aaron living in the land of Egypt. You are merely an odious slave living in the midst of pagans, and you have begun to live and worship like the idolaters about you. When God looks your way, like the Egyptians, your stench is unacceptable … More You Smell So Good
As David meditated before God, he focused on the incredible opportunity Moses and Joshua had to experience the divine presence. Moses was alone when he temporarily communed with the Lord at the burning bush. Later, he and Joshua were allowed to climb the Lord’s holy mountain and temporarily commune with God atop Mt. Sinai. Then, … More Living in the House of the Lord
Much of our religious work could be described as building a house for God. With great effort and expense, we toil to build congregations, programs, and buildings. We do so because we love people. We do so because we love God. We want to honor and glorify our Lord to the best of our ability. … More Where is David’s Temple?