Tagged with Exodus

February 10, 2012 -The Sabbath

Exodus 31:13, Tell the people of Israel: Be careful to keep my Sabbath, for the Sabbath is a sign of the covenant between me and you from generation to generation. It is given so you may know that I am the Lord who make you holy. Sabbath…it seems out of date and old fashioned to … Continue reading

February 8, 2012 – For Glory and for Beauty

And you shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother, for glory and for beauty.(Exodus 28:2 ESV) Don’t you love that phrase? For glory and for beauty. He mentions that again in Exodus 28:40.  God was referring to the holy garments for the priests! I must admit “beauty” isn’t the first word I would associate with priests/pastors (with … Continue reading

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“You must not covet your neighbor’s house.  You must not covet your neighbot’s wife, male or female servant, ox or donkey, or anything else that belongs to your neighbor.”  Exodus 20:17 Every time I read this commandment I twinge with feelings of shame because I have been so guilty of coveting “things” so many times … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 – Oh snap!

My reading today consists of laws about protection of property, social responsibility and the like. It’s a lot of topic to cover. Too many in fact that it was hard to choose a verse. Until I came upon this ~    Do not spread false reports. Do not help a guilty person by being a … Continue reading

February 3, 2012 – Tomorrow

Exodus 8:10 – “Do it tomorrow,” Pharaoh said. How many times do we say we will do it tomorrow? What are we putting off for tomorrow that God is calling us to do today? Delayed obedience is still disobedience. In Jon Courson, Bible commentary, he provides a topical study of Exodus 8:10. He explains that … Continue reading

February 1, 2012

Good Morning, sweet sisssies! The reading in the Chronological Bible was powerful this morning. My takeaway was how beautiful it is to see God working behind the scenes. He sees the Israelites persecution and all the while He is waiting for the perfect time to act. Exodus 2:25. He looked down on the people of … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 – A Different Plan

Even though Moses grew up in the palace with  access to the best of Egypt Acts 7:22, he identified more with the Israelites than Pharaoh’s people. (Hebrews 11:24-28)  By all means he was comfortable in the palace but he knew God had another plan for him. God preserved him as a baby for a reason, not to be … Continue reading