Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: Part 4

Before I conclude this discourse on the second mountaintop experience of Moses, we need to jump to Exodus 33.  Here we find the three principles of mountaintop experiences laid out again.  Moses has been on Mount Sinai with God all this time.  What has he been doing?  He was being equipped and prepared for what … More Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: Part 4

Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: Part 3

Free (Photo credit: Brad Stabler) If you will remember from last week, we finished up talking about Moses’ first mountaintop experience, in which God told Moses that he would worship the Lord on that mountain again.  Now, let’s fast-forward that very occasion.  The story can be found in Exodus 19.  Moses had returned to Egypt, … More Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: Part 3

Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: Part 2

Spontaneous combustion: It’s definitely a “hot” topic.  And it has likely been a hot topic for ages throughout history—even in Moses’ day.  But while it’s not every day that you walk by a bush that is randomly burning, in Moses’ day, this was not all that uncommon of a sight.  In the desert, with heated … More Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: Part 2

Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: A Short Introduction

In the past few weeks, we have spent some time learning about what I call “the mountaintop experience of all mountaintop experiences,” namely, the transfiguration.  To review, we discussed the fact that Jesus, Moses, and Elijah were present on that mountaintop at the same time, and that that was significant because Moses and Elijah were … More Who Will Ascend? …Moses on the Mountaintop: A Short Introduction