Posts in The God Who Rescues
Exodus 17 || The Lord's Presence

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || In Exodus 17 the Israelites find themselves once again in a desperate and helpless moment. But this time, rather than only grumbling and complaining, they openly quarrel with Moses and test the Lord. In this sermon we are reminded that we are no better or different than the Israelites. We also are reminded of the incredible truth that God is slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love.

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Exodus 14 || Through The Sea

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || In Exodus 14 we find that God both leads the Israelites to the bank of the Red Sea, and hardens the heart of Pharaoh and the Egyptians so that they pursue them. In spite of all that God has done and shown them earlier, the Israelites lose hope and bitterness sets in. But in the midst of this dark place we see God’s salvation, and we learn that God is with them (us), fights for them (us), and makes a way for them (us).

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Exodus 7-8 || The Power of the Plagues

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || In Exodus chapters 7 & 8 we see Moses and Aaron return to Pharaoh, and God begins to demonstrate His power over other gods and nature. We’re also confronted with some difficult issues in this text, including the hardening of Pharaoh’s heart, and Pharaoh’s magicians being able to replicate some of God’s signs. Ultimately what we see in these chapters is that God is sovereign and man is responsible.

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Exodus 5-6 || Who is the Lord?

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || At the end of chapter 4 the Israelites believed Moses and worshiped God. But in the midst of trial we find at the end of chapter 5 the Israelites cursing Moses, and Moses doubting God. In this sermon we talk about trials, and we see how God uses trials like a tool to transform us into His image.

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Exodus 4 || Who Am I?

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || *Due to a tropical storm with high winds and rain, we cancelled our normal weekly gathering.* In Exodus 4, God gives Moses a small taste of how big and mighty He is, to which Moses initially responds in disbelief. In this chapter we are reminded of 2 truths: The power of God is greater than our unbelief, but He tends to work through our faithful obedience.

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Exodus 2 || God Saw & God Knew

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || In Exodus 2 we see Moses enter the story. In this chapter we see the faith of Moses' parents and his sister, and how the influences in Moses' life shaped him. We also see how a poor decision hurts his credibility, but we're also reminded of Gods provision and see how though it was not evident to His people, He was in control and remembered His promises.

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Exodus 1:8-22 || A New King

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || At the beginning of the Book we see Israel increasing but we also see them being oppressed. Durning this time of oppression God prepared them and continued to multiply the people of Israel. By looking at how God worked in the lives of the Israelites, we too are reminded that when things are not always clear, we can trust God to work through our Suffering. 

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Exodus 1:1-7 || Sojourner & Servants ​

Exodus (The God Who Rescues) Series || Israel's exodus from Egypt is one of the most well-known stories of the Old Testament. We tend to remember many of the fascinating details (like the burning bush or the powerful plagues), but the book's main focus is how the Lord revealed Himself as the God who rescues His people. In this first message we begin our study of Exodus by looking back to Genesis and God's promise, plan, and providence.

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