The New Name for Covenant

Covenant is God’s earnest desire to become intimate with humanity, to join Himself to humans.  With Abraham, we have seen God commit Himself totally, to the death if He should break Covenant, fourteen years before Abraham is called upon to reciprocate through Circumcision.  With Jonathan and David, we discover that the foundation of Covenant is […]

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Show Me Your Glory

So far the topics presented identify the deep desire of God to be with us, and that Love must be the core source and expression of the relationship of Covenant.  Other topics emphasize how Abraham’s Covenant is a dramatic expression of grace, and it is grace with a broader reach than just for the descendents

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Covenant – The Sorely Neglected Model for Love?

Back in my schooling, I was taught that Covenant was basically an adaptation of something like a suzerainty treaty during Biblical times.  Often I hear Covenant being defined as a contract type relationship.  The more I have learned about Covenant, the more I am utterly dissatisfied with those characterizations of this relationship.  The more I

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