Ladder(as in) Jacob's Ladder : Bethel,where angels ascend and descend
Steve said that I have Jacob's ladder. And that I bring it with me wherever I go.
Jacob's ladder referring to the account in the Book of Genesis of the vision Jacob had when he was on the run from Esau. It could be taken to mean the Presence of God.
So I guess at one level it could be be said : "Peter, God's presence is with you and will be with you wherever you go." But what are the implications? Dun want to read too much into it though.
Then there's the verses he gave after that:
Gen. 35:1 Then God said to Jacob, “Arise, go up to
They are not the reference to Jacob vision of the ladder. It's the one later on when Jacob return to his homeland, after 20 years of self imposed exile.I've spent the last 15 years out of youth ministry and even more out of children ministry, almost like a self imposed exile. Where is my Bethel? Where is the place where God appeared to me?