CHAPTER 1: Contemplating the Journey

Contemplating the Journey Very often we identify an “exodus” as always meaning that we are leaving a hostile environment. I suppose this meaning has largely come from our reading of the fuller narrative of the Biblical “Exodus”. The Greek word translated as “exodus” in the Bible actually has the simple meaning of “a departure or going out”.1 JOURNEY’S Sometimes we …



Ever want to read a book as it is being written? Welcome to “The Exodus of our Lives”. THIS WORK IS CURRENTLY IN FIRST DRAFT FORM. Click on the Menu item above-right labeled, “INDEX” to see what the chapters are and what is being written. Check back often to join me on this journey. ~~ Pastor Jan D. Puterbaugh



There are times in our lives when we recognize that we need to re-group to move ahead, when we need to embark on a journey. Maybe we find ourselves in bondage on some level; or maybe we feel called by God to step out of our familiar existence and to move into uncharted waters; or maybe we are simply moving …