Exodus 35-36

Missio on the Tabernacle: Faithful, Not Successful

The clock will soon strike “lunchtime” on the final work day of the week. I’m racing to complete as much as I can before the natural tides of distraction come and sweep me away, causing me to shift gears to … more »

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Missio on the Tabernacle: A Buffet of Options

The first plate at a buffet is always a challenge. If all of my favorite foods are there, how can I fit everything on an 8-inch diameter plate? In one respect, it’s a great place to be, with so many … more »

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Missio on the Tabernacle: In the Details

Select ODBC External Database. Choose Manage Tab. Select SAE_808_VW. Export to Excel – Values Only. Remove Duplicates. Sort by Billing Amount. Refresh Data. Validate Batch. View Control Report Exceptions. These are some of the tedious, although at times strangely gratifying, … more »

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Missio on The Tabernacle: The Spiritual Gift of Creating Beauty

For my whole adult life, I have wrestled with having creative talents.  Some artists know with certainty, early on, what they were made to do.  They delight in the joy of creating just as surely as their creative Heavenly Father … more »

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Missio on The Tabernacle: Every Craftsmen

Everybody knows a Bezalel. And most folks want to be a Bezalel. Even if you don’t know what that means, it’s still a fact. Most of us thrive on recognition and affirmation. Or, we at least think we would if … more »

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Missio on Bezalel and Oholiab: Artistry Against Poverty

Noemie* is a 16 year old Muslim girl living in the Horn of Africa. 18.8% of the population in her country lives below the poverty line. Women in her country do not have a lot of opportunity and many of … more »

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Missio on Bezalel and Oholiab: The Work of Performance and Creativity

A question that has puzzled me for quite awhile is the idea of art, music, and all forms of creativity or performance – how they could possibly fulfill the Lord’s design for humanity? It makes sense to me that creativity … more »

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Missio on Bezalel and Oholiab: Making the Connection

After obtaining an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and a Masters in Math, my Dad began his career at IBM in the 1980s. He was promoted during his first year and continued to rise quickly up the corporate ladder, wearing … more »

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Missio on Bezalel and Oholiab: The Task and the Call

Exodus 35-39 passage talks in length about the gifts and skills that the Lord gave Bezalel and Oholiab to equip them in constructing the tabernacle.  Repeated throughout is the fact that they have been filled “with the Spirit of God, with skills, … more »

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Missio on Bezalel and Oholiab (Exodus 35-36)

Missio on whom?  Bezalel and Oholiab?  Even a fairly good “Bible trivia” player might need to do some searching on this pair.  They did their work in Exodus 35-39: Then Moses said to the people of Israel, “See, the Lord … more »

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