(September 25, 2011) After experiencing the miracles of God’s deliverance, the pilgrim people of Israel are quick to quarrel and question God’s presence with them. We can understand their question, however, as we might often wonder, honestly, if God is present with us, and if we are present with God. (Exodus 17:1-7)
This is also know as the Calvin and Hobbes Sermon, referencing this cartoon. The idea for this connection between the text and the cartoon was one I found through another pastor’s sermon, so I can’t take credit for it.