Are We There Yet?

I like a nice clear finish line that tells me I have “arrived” someplace. Unfortunately, life doesn’t send up balloons and shoot off fireworks to mark graduation from some faith lesson. There’s often no delightful moment of pause for enjoying the moment before fresh challenges start up. I thought of this while reading about the […]

Freedom’s Centerpiece

If you walked into the courtyard of the tabernacle in the wilderness, you would have immediately faced an intimidating structure covered in bronze called the altar of burnt offerings (Exodus 38:1-7). Planted like a monolith, taking up more acreage in the tabernacle complex than any other piece of furniture, the brazen altar was so large, […]