Had to Re-blog this one…..this post was is from one of my favorite blogs – http://alighttomyway.wordpress.com/. It’s a daily journal of reflections after reading the bible every day. What a challenge and this blogger helps give me that extra push every morning!
This one was posted yesterday, but I hope you feel encouraged after reading this one!
So finally after 430 years in Egypt Israel’s family is going home. They were free. God had seen the blood on the doorposts and spared them. They weren’t sure where they were going but they had faith in God to lead them.
Yes, they left some comforts in Egypt. Yes, they left some friends there. But where they were going was so much better.
And they were going because of the blood on the doorposts. They didn’t get a free pass just because they were Jewish. Their salvation didn’t come because they were kind or gave generously to the local United Fund. They weren’t spared because their brother obeyed. Salvation came only to the ones who covered their doorposts with the blood of the sacrifice.
I bet you know where I am going with this. Jesus is our sacrifice. He shed His blood and demands that we cover…
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