The Burning Bush

Burning Bush.jpgSomething I have not seen before hit me like a ton of bricks this morning as I studied this famous and familiar passage (Exodus 3:1-12). I wanted to post it here because I do believe it will help others to be brought into a state of wonder as it did me. The scene begins with Moses, keeping the flock of his father-in-law, Jethro. The text communicates an orinary day until Moses saw something. Something extraordinary. He saw a bush that was burning, yet it was not consumed. He says, “I will turn aside to see this great sight, why the bush is not consumed.” From there God reveals himself and speaks through an angel to Moses. The two thoughts God communicates next are astounding: Continue reading “The Burning Bush”