What Does God’s Call Look Like? Vocation Part 4

What does God’s call look like? One way to discover that is to listen to other people’s’ stories. One place where we have a collection of “call stories” is in the Bible.  Abram, Moses, David, Samuel, Jonah, Isaiah, Amos, Micah, Peter, Paul and many more. We’ve already discussed how these stories are preserved because they […]

Isaiah’s Answer

This week’s lectionary readings include the call of the prophet Isaiah. In Christian terms, when God has a special task God wants the person to do, God’s asking is refered to as a call. Isaiah finds himself in the presence of God and is struck by God’s holiness and his own humanness. Seraphs remove Isaiah’s guilt. Isaiah hears God ask “Whom […]