On Your Own Terms

“Now it came to pass in those days, when Moses was grown.”  This does not end the sentence but it certainly lets us know that some time had elapsed from when his mother brought him to Pharoah’s palace and the events that we are about to see. In the New Testament, Stephen the deacon, whileContinue reading “On Your Own Terms”

When Kinship and Ethnic Boundaries are Crossed Salvation Begins

“So Pharoah commanded all his people saying, ‘Every son who is born you shall cast into the river and every daughter you shall save alive.’ And his sister stood afar off, to know what would be done to him. But when she could no longer hide him, she took an ark of bulrushes for him,Continue reading “When Kinship and Ethnic Boundaries are Crossed Salvation Begins”

Salvation in the Bulrushes

Genesis 15:13, 14: in this passage, God is speaking directly to Abraham.  God has made a covenant with Abraham in which God has again reaffirmed to the childless Abraham that he will have a son. “Then He (God) said to Abram: “Know certainly that your descendants will be strangers in a land that is notContinue reading “Salvation in the Bulrushes”