Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Gathering in Christ
And when forty years had passed, an Angel of the Lord appeared to [Moses] in a flame of fire in a bush, in the wilderness of Mount Sinai.
God sent Moses into the wilderness to feed sheep for forty years. Think of the enormous leisure of God! We pray, then we get up and say, “It’s all done now,” and in the light of the vision, we go forth to do the thing. But it is not real, and God has to take us into the valley, and He puts us through fires and floods to batter us into shape until we get into the condition in which He can trust us…
Excerpts from Oswald Chambers
Daily Devotional Bible, Reading 176 (6/25)
From So I Send You
This photograph came to me via the Facebook page of Pamela Chandler.