We respect these sacred texts best not by taking them as the final word on what God is like, but by accepting them as recording for us genuine experiences of God for the Israelites and trying to understand why they would describe God as they do. God met the ancient Israelites on their terms, in their time and place, stepping into their world.
Enns, Peter. How the Bible Actually Works (p. 144).
This week we are recording outside and continuing our conversation with the book How the Bible Actually Works by Pete Enns.