The Interfaith Mission Service “Day of Service and Unity” grew throughout the community in the form of ongoing services. IMS is pleased to offer this community “Service and Unity” database. IMS members post their services and outreach programs, so that the Power of We community can cross-share and better serve the community.
When creation is abandoned by Yahweh, it readily reverts to chaos. Here it is in Yahweh’s resolve, and in Yahweh’s very character, not to abandon, Read More ...
When creation is abandoned by Yahweh, it readily reverts to chaos. Here it is in Yahweh’s resolve, and in Yahweh’s very character, not to abandon, but to embrace. The very future of the world, so Israel attests, depends on this resolve of Yahweh. It is a resolve that is powerful. More than that, it is a resolve that well sup precisely in tohû wabohû and permits the reality of the world to begin again, in blessedness.
Israel is not consistent in its judgment about how human persons end in the Pit. It never occurs to Israel to reduce entry into the Pit to guilt or anything like “the fall.” Israel’s way of thinking is much more in medias res, without great explanatory curiosity.