1 Kings 8: The Glory of God

1 Kings 8: The Glory of God

The ark of the covenant represents the presence of God to the people of Israel. In 1 Kings 8, having finally finished the temple, Solomon instructs the elders and leaders of Israel to bring up the ark of the covenant of the LORD into the temple. This was during the...
Exodus 32: God’s Inexpressible Glory

Exodus 32: God’s Inexpressible Glory

It is our human tendency to want the tangible, the quantifiable. We, like the Israelites, grow tired of having a God we cannot see, whose presence we cannot quantify. In Exodus 32, we read of Israel’s foolishness as they grow weary of this invisible God. Instead...