1.What are some surprising ways you have encountered God's presence? In particular, who are the people who have helped you encounter God in unexpected ways?
3. What are the "false gods" you need to fight against?
Ch. 11- Rebekah - Making A Leap of Faith
1.Do your images of God reflect Jeremiah's description of a God who loves passionately and without limits?
Ch. 12 - Miriam and Moses - The Left and Right Hands of God
2. Moses represents the importance of charismatic leadership in a faith community. Aaron represents the importance of ritual and formal worship in the life of the community. Miriam represents the unpredictable movement of the Holy Spirit as she leads the community to a deeper understanding of God's ways.How are these three dimensions represented in the church in this time? What are the conflicts among the three?