Acts 8: Counterfeit Gospels

Acts 8: Counterfeit Gospels

No one asks for persecution. But God in His wisdom has made it so that when anyone persecutes His Church, it is like taking seed and scattering it so that it goes everywhere. This is what happened in Acts 8. Just before His ascension, Jesus had promised His disciples...
Exodus 14–18: When Security Vanishes

Exodus 14–18: When Security Vanishes

When your security vanishes and enemies surround you, what do you do? More importantly, what do you believe the Lord can do? The Israelites faced just such a crisis when Pharaoh changed his mind and decided to pursue them. The Lord had led them to an indefensible...
365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Exodus 11

365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Exodus 11

The mention of one final plague in Exodus 11 demonstrates clearly that God is Who He claims to be. Verse 1 says, “Now the LORD said to Moses, ‘One more plague I will bring on Pharaoh and on Egypt; after that he will let you go from here.'” The Lord...
365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Exodus 9

365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Exodus 9

In Exodus 9, the plagues come with ever increasing intensity. In the fifth plague, Pharaoh’s livestock all die. After this, the Egyptians are struck with festering boils upon their skin. Yet Pharaoh continues to resist the Lord. The seventh plague brings a...
365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Exodus 8

365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Exodus 8

God brought forth three more plagues. The first plague was that of frogs that covered the land. Like the previous plagues, the magicians were able to mimic it. However, the magicians could not replicate the plague of gnats that followed. They even told Pharaoh that it...