Our God of Thunder and the Still Small Voice

Similar to Moses and the Israelites’ experience at Mt Sinai (Exodus 19:16-19; Exodus 20:18), did you know God also appeared to Elijah at Mt Sinai (aka Horeb)? But in distinctly different ways. At Sinai for Moses, there was earthquake, fire and a loud trumpet sound (that caused the mountains to quake greatly), in addition to thunderings and lightnings. God was in them and Hebrews 12:19-20 tells us that the people around heard His voice. Psalms 81:7 suggests that God’s voice must have sounded fearsome as thunder. For Elijah, while there was earthquake, fire and wind (…continue reading).