God’s Plan to Deliver Israelite Evacuees

  A man of the house of the Lord married a Levite woman and a male child was born to them. His name was Moses and he was born during a time all male babies were not allowed to live.  So Jocabed, his mother, made a reed basket, put some tar and pitch on the outside to waterproof it, placed her baby in it, took it to the Nile River, hid it among some tall reeds, and his sister hid herself and watched to see what happened.One day while the Pharaoh’s daughter was bathing in the river, her servant saw the basket and Moses was raised in the palace as her son. After …

A Vigil in Heaven

              Exodus 12: 42 “ It is a night to be much observed unto the Lord for bringing them out from the land of Egypt: this is that night of the Lord to be observed of all the children of Israel in their generations.” (KJV) “Because the Lord kept vigil that night to bring them out of Egypt, on this night all the Israelites are to keep vigil to honor the Lordfor the generations to come. (NIV)   These verses refer to the Passover.  What really stood out to me was the NIV’s use of “the Lord …