Hearing, Believing, Worshipping

"And the people believed; and when they heard that the Lord had visited the people of Israel and that he had seen their affliction, they bowed their heads and worshiped" (Exodus 4:31). They heard. They believed. They worshipped. "Faith comes from hearing, and hearing through the word of Christ" (Romans 10:17). "Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of …

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Help us, Lord, never to take Your blessing for granted.

Jeremiah 21:1-14‘Perhaps the Lord will perform wonders for us as in times past...’ (Jeremiah 21:2). Lord, we read about "times past" - and we say, "That was then. What about now?" Help us never to assume that You will always bless us. May we never forget that yesterday’s blessing belong to the past. Teach us …

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Oh, what a wonderful, wonderful day …

"Now Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law, Jethro, the priest of Midian, and he led his flock to the west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God" (Exodus 3:1). For Moses, it started off like a very ordinary day - looking after sheep! It turned out to be an …

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Things were going to get better!

For the people of Israel, life, in Egypt, was very difficult - "the Egyptians ruthlessly made the people of Israel work as slaves" (Exodus 1:13). Had they been forgotten by God? Had he abandoned them? For the people of Israel, these were very real questions. They were more than questions. They were prayers that would be answered …

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