SPEAK WE’RE LISTENING | *NATURE References
The idea is to contrast the reality of the noisy/chaotic world we live in with the silent sanctuary of
the presence of God that we actually do live in but that we are distracted from experiencing because
of the assault on our senses in the present world.
1 Kings 19:11-13
Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountains apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the
Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.
After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper
When Elijah heard it, he pulled his cloak over his face and went out and stood at the mouth of the cave.
Then a voice said to him “What are you doing here Elijah?”