This post is part of the Abraham: Questing with God series. Abraham is a touchstone for us – the original pattern of faith. What’s possible in your life?
God has created a world filled with many beautiful things for us to enjoy. His heart is to bless us.
Yet, He rightfully insists He remain supreme over all creation, including the things He designed for our pleasure. Truly, He is our supreme joy.
“Go and sacrifice your son as a burnt offering on one of the mountains, which I will show you.”
This is all for His supreme glory and story, as well as our good — His highest thoughts and designs for our life.
Even so, what God asked Abraham to do will seem scandalous to many …