Posts from November 2020

Devotional – The Slaying of Leviathan

Chapter 27 of Isaiah opens with this striking verse: “In that day the LORD with his hard and great and strong sword will punish Leviathan the fleeing serpent, Leviathan the twisting serpent, and he will slay the dragon that is in the sea” (Isaiah 27:1). In the ancient world Leviathan was a mythical sea creature, a terrifying monster who was a source…

Devotional – The Lord’s Banquet

The prophet Isaiah describes a sumptuous feast that the Lord will prepare for his people in the day of his salvation: On this mountain the LORD of hosts will make for all peoples a feast of rich food, a feast of well-aged wine, of rich food full of marrow, of aged wine well refined. (Isaiah 25:6) It’s enough to make one’s mouth…