In Awe & Wonder

Looking at Psalm 90

The second week of the month, we’re going to look at a Psalm. Psalm 90 starts Book 4 of the Psalms. The Psalms are divided into five books. The 4th and 5th books are focused more on giving thanks and praise to God and pointing toward the coming Kingdom. This Psalm is written by Moses….

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Names of God: Elohim

We’ll be looking at some names of God on the first week of each month. This week, we are talking about the name Elohim, meaning God, Mighty Creator. Scripture passages: Genesis 1:1; Genesis 1:26-28; Genesis 28:10-22; Genesis 35:1-8; Psalm 102; Psalm 18:27-30; Psalm 19:1; Psalm 139:13-16; Isaiah 40:27-31; Isaiah 41:10 These passages show God’s creative…

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What Is Awe?

  On this episode of In Awe & Wonder podcast, I’m talking about awe. This is a discussion of chapter 2 of the book, “The Joy of Fearing God,” by Jerry Bridges. I also take a detour to talk for a few minutes about defining faith, and then about how we can trust God. We…

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What is the Fear of God?

We are discussing the book, “The Joy of Fearing God,” by Jerry Bridges. {Affiliate link} This episode of the podcast gives an overview of connections to the fear of God. We examine several passages of Scripture and start connecting some dots. This discussion focuses on the fear of God as associated with knowledge, wisdom, and…

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A Book Club Introduction

After being MIA for some months, circumstances have changed and the In Awe & Wonder Podcast/Blog is ready to be back on a regular basis. This episode introduces a book that I will be discussing: “The Joy of Fearing God,” by Jerry Bridges. This discussion will go weekly through the end of 2020. (There is…

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