Trailblazers and Mapmakers

Exodus 19 and 20:1-21 and Matthew 22:34-40

Suggested Scripture Readings come from We Make the Road by Walking by Brian McLaren with my own addition of Exodus 19.

 Sunrise on Mount Sinai                                                                  Egypt      June 2000

Sunrise on Mount Sinai                                                                  Egypt      June 2000

Sermon Notes

A beautiful online devotion from the The High Calling served as a lens for my discussion about the Burning Bush.  I then applied that to this week's selection on the giving of the commandments.  
 

Aside from the Gospels themselves, the following books have shaped, informed, and inspired my reading of Exodus.  Click to links for sources: 1) We Make the Road by Walking by Brian McLaren 2)  The particulars of Rapture: reflections on exodus by Avivah Zornberg 3)  The JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus   by Nahum Sarna 4)  Exodus and Revolution by Michael Walzer

Bible verses follow the NRSV translation.