For Moses, his work as peacemaker placed him in danger. Still, Jesus has called all of us to be peacemakers, for Jesus said, “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God…” (Matthew 5:9 ESV)
Christianity is fundamentally Jewish. Jesus, a Jew, is the Messiah God promised to the Jews. The Apostles were Jews. The Eucharist / Communion / the Lord’s Supper, a foundational ordnance the Church rests upon the Jewish Passover meal.
he rests, pauses in a song, may be the most challenging aspect when performed, but those quiet moments bring out the song’s beauty and texture. For your song, and mine, I think God may have had this idea of ‘rests’ in mind when King David, inspired by the Holy Spirit, wrote Psalms 27:14.
I find neuroplasticity very interesting but not surprising. God placed many passages in Scripture that tell us to be careful about what we think and imagine. Our imaginations physically change our brains and, as a result, change who we are.