Exodus Chapter 8

Aug 20, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

The Escalating Judgments and Pharaoh’s Continued Stubbornness

Exodus 8:1-4 And the LORD spoke to Moses, “Go to Pharaoh and say to him, ‘Thus says the LORD, let my people go, that they may serve me….

Exodus Chapter 7

Aug 15, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Mighty Acts of God Begin Against Pharaoh

Exodus 7:1-5 And the LORD said to Moses, “See, I have made you as God to Pharaoh, and Aaron, your brother will be your prophet. You shall speak…

Exodus Chapter 6

Aug 13, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

God Promises Deliverance

Exodus 6:1 Then the LORD said to Moses, “Now you shall see what I will do to Pharaoh. For with a strong hand, he will let them go, and with a strong…

Exodus Chapter 5

Aug 7, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Pharaoh Rejects God and Brutalizes the Israelites

Exodus 5:1 And afterward, Moses and Aaron went in and told Pharaoh, “Thus says the LORD God of Israel, ‘Let my people go, that they may hold a…

Exodus Chapter 4

Aug 3, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

God Tells Moses his Mission

Exodus 4:1 And Moses answered and said, “But suppose they will not believe me or listen to my voice? For they will say, ‘The LORD has not appeared to you.’”

Exodus…

Exodus Chapter 3

Jul 27, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Moses Encounters God and Receives His Orders

While tending his father-in-law’s flocks, Moses came to Mount Horeb.

Exodus 3:2 And the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire out of the…

Exodus Chapter 2

Jul 25, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Moses, the Future Leader of Israel

Most of this chapter is an introduction to Moses – his birth, his remarkable adoption by Pharaoh’s daughter and his eventual flight from Egypt. Although Moses’ salvation and ultimate…

Exodus Chapter 1

Jul 24, 2012  |  Exodus, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Midwives Obedience in the Midst of Oppression

After Joseph and all his brothers had died and the Israelites had increased greatly in number, a king of Egypt came into power who didn’t remember Joseph. He…

Genesis Chapter 49-50

Jul 23, 2012  |  Genesis, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Jacob Prophesies About His Sons, Dies and is Buried

Jacob summons his sons and then prophesies regarding each of them.  Following his prophecy for Dan, Jacob says:

Genesis 49:18 I have waited for your salvation, O…

Genesis Chapters 47-48

Jul 18, 2012  |  Genesis, Old Testament  |  No Comments

Jacob Adopts Ephraim and Manasseh and Blesses Them

After settling in Egypt, living out the remaining years of the famine, Jacob makes Joseph promise to take him out of Egypt when he dies and bury…