Tag Archives: Propitiation

Preparation for Worship (2/27/16)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 51.17–52.6 Awake, awake!     Rise up, Jerusalem, you who have drunk from the hand of the Lord     the cup of his wrath, you who have drained to its dregs     the goblet that makes people stagger. 18 Among all the children she … Continue reading

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The King and His Anger

Is divine anger justified? If so, what hope do we have that we won’t face it? Our text solemnly asserts the reality of God’s wrath against all injustice. And it points to the only hope unjust people like us have … Continue reading

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Preparation for Worship (12/27/14)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 9.8–10.4 8 The Lord has sent a message against Jacob;     it will fall on Israel. 9 All the people will know it—     Ephraim and the inhabitants of Samaria— who say with pride     and arrogance of heart, 10 “The bricks have fallen down, … Continue reading

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