Many of us make New Years resolutions, but how many of those include a plan to rest and to rest well? As we start the new year, we’ll reflect on […]
In Exodus 2, Israel is enslaved in Egypt. They are oppressed, burdened, afflicted and seemingly without hope of rescue. But then, a child is born, through whom God would bring […]
It seems like our typical response to frustrations, whether big or small, is to complain. We complain about slow wifi in a coffee shop. We complain about our jobs. We complain about bad relationships. Our passage today, Exodus 16, takes a look at what’s at the heart of complaining, how complaining reveals the true nature of our hearts and how God shows the grace over against doubt and disbelief. Listen along as we consider what Israel’s grumbling can teach us about who God is and how he continually calls us out of bondage – whether external or internal – into lives shaped by his amazing grace.
In this generation, many people are saturated with praise, regularly reminded of how “special” they are. Others have never received much praise from anyone and have a deep sense of […]