No more dramatic tale is told than the…

No more dramatic tale is told than the story of the deliverance of the children of Israel from Egypt. Movies have been made, books have been written and songs have been composed about it. For sheer drama, neither history nor fiction can surpass the tug-of-war between the two heavy-weights that took place long ago. If you had read the Goshen Gazette or the Cairo Chronicle the week before, they would have called it a mismatch. After all, here comes Pharaoh swaggering in with all the might and power of Egypt. Then, there is the underdog Moses with his rag-tag band of slaves. But shortly after, it was another story. The headlines cried in bold print – “Stunning Upset.” They forgot to include God in the equation. Moses walked with his face to the wind, paddled against the current, swam against the tide but Moses succeeded because he was decided – “he esteemed the reproach of Christ greater riches than all the treasures of Egypt” (Heb 11:26) This is Just-a-Minute with Ed Boggess

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