Posts Tagged ‘Israelites’

A Dangerous Prayer

“Why did we ever leave Egypt?” –Numbers 11:20 Read: Numbers 11 Did you catch it? They actually missed prison. Not long after the Israelites met freedom, they actually longed for captivity. Behind bars they had no choices. As inmates, they had no responsibility. Even though they were trapped, they were warm, cozy, and full. Their prayer for […]


A Sea of Obstacles

“But the Israelites went through the sea on dry ground, with a wall of water on their right and on their left.” –Exodus 14:29 Read: Exodus 14 If you’ve been following us on PrayFit, I know it seems we spend a lot of time the desert, but let’s rewind the tape. Moses was reluctant, but […]


A Dangerous Prayer

“Why did we ever leave Egypt?” –Numbers 11:20 Read: Numbers 11 Did you catch it? They actually missed prison. Not long after the Israelites met freedom, they actually longed for captivity. Behind bars they had no choices. As inmates, they had no responsibility. Even though they were trapped, they were warm, cozy, and full. Their prayer for […]


Agreement Isn’t Enough

“But Moses said to God, ‘Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?’”  –Exodus 3:11 Read: Exodus 3 I wonder if Moses ever went back to the place of the burning bush. Oh, I know it’s doubtful, but for one of the pillars of our faith, that […]


A SEA OF OBSTACLES

August 10, 2011 Read: Exodus 14 “But the Israelites went through the sea on dry ground, with a wall of water on their right and on their left.” –Exodus 14: 29 If you’ve been following us on PrayFit, I know it seems we can’t get out of the desert, but let’s rewind the tape. Moses […]


IT TOOK A LIFETIME

August 8, 2011 Read: Deuteronomy 2 “The Lord your God has blessed you in all the work of your hands.” –Deuteronomy 2:7 On Friday, Prayfit VP Eric Velazquez gave us a great reminder of God’s faithfulness. We learned that although the Israelites wandered, they weren’t lost. But in the end, what should have been an […]


FEAR LIES AHEAD

August 5, 2011 Read: Exodus 14 “It would have been better for us to serve the Egyptians than to die in the desert!” –Exodus 14:12 Before the Israelites crossed into the promised land, they found themselves in no man’s land. They were in the middle of the harshest desert in the world, after all. They […]