Tag: ark of the covenant

Escape from Boxlandia

In “Mercy-seats, boxes and Sin” I tried to paint a picture of what “the atonement” really means in simple imagery. God supplied the imagery in the form of an ark or gold-plated box. You should read that post for more explanation or just go ahead a dive right in here. Paul talks about the Spirit…

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Mercy-seats and boxes and Sin

I didn’t go to Bible college.  I haven’t been to seminary.  I don’t have a double double degree in systematic Theology or Divinity or anything like that.  I love to listen to those really smart people who have those degrees.  I am instead a rocket scientist, retired pilot and part-time philosophical thinker (no accreditation).  So…

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Mediation with a purpose

In the last few posts I’ve hopefully revealed a mediator or advocate or intercessor in a new light.  In Mandatory Mediation I tried to show how the Holy Spirit is interceding for us in prayer.  In Mediation from Above I hope you see how much God is really for you and in no way is…

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