Month: September 2023

Exodus 3 : The Burning Bush

September 24, 2023 ·

Summary: While tending to his sheep, Moses comes across a peculiar sight—a bush that is engulfed in flames but remains unconsumed by the fire. It is through this extraordinary phenomenon that God chooses to communicate with Moses, instructing him to lead His people out of Pharaoh's land. God reveals His name as "I am who I am," signifying His eternal and self-existent nature. Furthermore, God assures Moses of His intention to guide the Israelites to the land of Canaan. God… Read more.

Exodus 2 : Baby Moses Saved

September 23, 2023 ·

Summary: Moses, the central figure of this chapter, is born to his mother who endeavors to conceal him from the Egyptians. After three months, she can no longer keep him hidden, and resorts to placing him in a basket on the river. Moses' sister watches over the basket and witnesses the Pharaoh's daughter discovering him. Quick-thinking, she offers to find a Hebrew woman to nurse the child, which ultimately results in Moses' own mother being chosen as his nurse. As… Read more.

Exodus 1: A new king with a new way of dealing with Hebrews

September 22, 2023 ·

Summary: From the initial group of 70 Hebrews who migrated to Egypt with Jacob, their population had grown exponentially to become thousands upon thousands. God had blessed them abundantly, and they multiplied, filling the land. However, a new king, unaware of Joseph's significance and lacking concern for the Hebrews, ascended to the throne. This ruler deemed the Hebrew population too large and subsequently decreed that they be enslaved. Moreover, he commanded the Hebrew midwives to kill all newborn sons. Contrary… Read more.