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“I Am”!

What is it that has you in bondage? What have you prayed for so many times that you feel there is no need in praying any more?  As we

The Exodus of the Israelites from Egypt (1830 ...

The Exodus of the Israelites from Egypt (1830 painting by David Roberts) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

walk with the Lord from day-to-day the pressures of life tend to get us so far down. There are days when we feel just like tossing in the towel,and throwing our hands up to say I am finished. I cannot go any further. Well we’re not the only ones that have cried out to God,and they were in bondage even longer!

Exodus 3:7~10

The Lord said, “I have indeed seen the misery of my people in Egypt. I have heard them crying out because of their slave drivers, and I am concerned about their suffering. So I have come down to rescue them from the hand of the Egyptians and to bring them up out of that land into a good and spacious land, a land flowing with milk and honey —the home of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites and JebusitesAnd now the cry of the Israelites has reached me, and I have seen the way the Egyptians are oppressing them.10 So now, go. I am sending you to Pharaoh to bring my people the Israelites out of Egypt.”(NIV)

11 But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?”

Yes God heard the cries of His people down in Egypt,and He already had a way of escape in plan! And I’m telling you God has a way of escape in plan for you and me.God also hears our cries to Him for help and this is pleasing to the Lord. For did not He tell us in

Proverbs 3:5

Trust in the Lord with all your heart
and lean not on your own understanding;(NIV)   So we should find much comfort from our heartache and disappointments in God’s word,let’s encourage ourselves from this:  Exodus 3:14     God said to Moses, “I am who I am. This is what you are to say to the Israelites: I am has sent me to you.’”(NIV)     “I Am” is God great and full of power today and we can trust in Him now,be encouraged God has not forgotten you!

Love in Christ Pat