When Jesus gave his life as an atonement for our sins on Calvary, we were given a unique chance for a new beginning.
In the pastor’s words this spring, we looked more closely at what we are and have in Christ.
Now we go further and talk about the fact that now it is about regaining the faith and trust in God and seize the God-given opportunity for a new one beginning.
Now it is up to us, as God’s people, not to lose heart or
to give up hope, but to patiently lift up the shield of faith.
Do not go back to Egypt!
The Israelites, during their wanderings in the desert, could have chosen to walk
back to Egypt. For the meat pots, the familiar, the safe, the old
customs and habits, to follow known cultural patterns.
Fortunately, they didn’t.
Nor would it have helped or solved their problems.
Only going forward led them to the promised land.
Whenever they […]