I think about Moses and his inability to catch sight of what he thought was up ahead: The Promised Land. What a hit to the hopes when God told him he would not bring the Israelites into Canaan. In thinking about my own “where I can’t see’s” and God’s purposes, I began to understand this denial differently.
Polyamory is on the rise and it’s something that Christians will be forced to reckon with. We must do so winsomely and compassionately, but we also must be committed to the biblical vision for marriage and family.
The entire story of Abraham and Sarah is seen in Genesis 12 through Genesis 23. It shows that you can trust God with an unknown future, you can listen to and obey God even when you don’t see the fruit, and God’s promises are greater than our ability to obey.