A River of Blood

June 17, 2018
The Nile represented various gods to the Egyptians—fertility, growth, abundance—because it transformed their desert into a fruitful land. They made this gift into an idol, and like all sin, idolatry…
Moses is Yahweh’s instrument to get glory over Pharaoh and answer the question, “Who is God?”. This passage leads up to the famous ten plagues and begins the confrontation that…

A Peculiar People

June 3, 2018
How does a phone book inspired by the Holy Spirit sound? Like a phone book. Thankfully, the genealogies given to us in Scripture are much more. As Moses recounts his…

God Will

May 27, 2018
Moses goes two steps forward, and now is three steps back. He and Aaron told Pharaoh to let Israel go. Rather than listen, he decides the Hebrew slaves will make…

Who is the Lord?

May 13, 2018
God told Moses He would harden Pharaoh’s heart, and now He does. Not only does Pharaoh refuse to let Israel go, he makes life miserable for them as the battle…
Moses lost the debate about going to Egypt. Now Yahweh assures (and terrifies) him that He will bless His people. Israel is the Lord’s firstborn whom He will deliver from…

The Reluctant Prophet

April 29, 2018
God calls us to tasks that overwhelm: “And who is sufficient for these things?” It’s not the things themselves that hold us back, but our lack of faith. Moses’ own…

The Name of God

April 22, 2018
God reveals the incredible feat of exodus that will happen through Moses, and his response is what you’d expect from a sane person: “Who am I…?” The task is enormous,…

God of the Living

April 15, 2018
Forty years pass after Moses leaves Egypt, marries Zipporah, and settles into life as a shepherd in Midian. This makes him 80 years old, not the typical time for a…
God is the author of deliverance. He comes to “heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those…

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