There is something freeing, although terrifying, about sliding into the passenger seat by your worst fear and then staying buckled in to witness how it all plays out. And, there is something transforming, although uncomfortable, about choosing to enter in to another’s pain – not to fix, not to preach – but to simply identify with it out of compassion.
And Moses was content to dwell with the man, and he gave Moses his daughter Zipporah. She gave birth to a son, and he called his name Gershom, for he said, “I have been a sojourner in a foreign land. Exodus 2:21-22
It’s been over a week now since the everyday, regular living of those 21 became a threat to the force of evil. Somehow, their routine lives, lived under the lordship of Jesus Christ Almighty, showed up powerful and extraordinary in the heavenlies. And evil raged to be rid of their influence. [Read more…]