A Thought for Your Day — 60

A Thought for Your Day

YHVH has set apart a people for Himself. He has taken great care to enter into covenant with them, to lead them, feed them, deliver them from their enemies; and in return He has asked them to: Exodus 34:12, “Watch yourself that you make no covenant with the inhabitants of the land into which you… continue reading»

A Thought for Your Day — 59

A Thought for Your Day

Exodus 7:9, “When Pharaoh speaks to you, saying, ‘Work a miracle,’ then you shall say to Aaron, ‘Take your staff and throw it down before Pharaoh, that it may become a serpent.’” Why didn’t YHVH tell Moses to throw down his staff? If serpents are a representation of the fall of humankind into sin Moses… continue reading»

A Thought for Your Day — 58

A Thought for Your Day

Exodus 7:3-5, “But I will harden Pharaoh’s heart that I may multiply My signs and My wonders in the land of Egypt. “When Pharaoh does not listen to you, then I will lay My hand on Egypt and bring out My hosts, My people the sons of Israel, from the land of Egypt by great… continue reading»

A Thought for Your Day — 57

A Thought for Your Day

Even when we receive the Word of YHVH, because of the oppression of the present reality, we do not believe. Moses went to Pharaoh and spoke the words of YHVH, “Let My people go…”, but Pharaoh responded by increasing Israel’s labor. Now the people are resenting Moses and Moses in turn is questioning YHVH. Exodus… continue reading»

A Thought for Your Day — 56

A Thought for Your Day

Exodus 4:17, “You shall take in your hand this staff, with which you shall perform the signs.” Exodus 4:20, “…Moses also took the staff of God in his hand.” Moses staff had become the “staff of YHVH.” The serpent, or fear, had been exposed and put under his feet. This is an interesting reference to… continue reading»