Category: Mountain God

Mountain God 6: Facing Idols (1 Kings 18)

“Mountain God” is a series of reflections I shared on a youth adventure trip climbing in the Rocky Mountains in 2009.  “It’s not I who has caused trouble in Israel,” said Elijah, “but you and your government—you’ve dumped God’s ways and commands and run off after the local […]

Mountain God 1: Introduction

I’m reposting this series from back in 2009 when I was a youth pastor. Enjoy! -JB “The mountain is no ordinary place.  It is a dangerous environment of holiness, the place where the ordinariness of human, earthly life has contact with the holy that destabilizes and consequently transforms. […]