You Will Be My People and I Will Be Your God

Israel learns of God's love and power through history: the provision of God through famine, the power and protection of God as they fled Egypt and the presence of God as they worship Him first at Mt. Sinai and later at Mt. Zion.

  • You Will Be My People and I Will Be Your God: How to Hope

    Jacob and his sons learned to look past circumstances to hope in God's promise to make Israel a great nation. Joseph looked past years of suffering and mistreatment to see God's ultimate purpose for his life. We must hope not in what we see, but what we can't see. When we can't find hope in something, we must find our hope in Someone. Nothing can ...more
  • You Will Be My People and I Will Be Your God: Power Unleashed

    Two stories are juxtaposed here: the story of a nation of people whom God liberates and the story of Moses the deliverer. Israel and Moses, their leader, learned the unfathomable power of God and what He could do through them. What would happen if you truly believed God was with you? Step into that moment. Take the risk. If you change someone, you ...more
  • You Will Be My People and I Will Be Your God: The Approachable Father

    What comprises your identity? A sense of relationship with God, an awareness of God's call on your life and a deeper understanding of who He created you to be. Compare Mt. Sinai, the unapproachable mountain, the dispensation of the Law to Mt. Zion, the permanent dwelling of God where all are invited to be with Him. This is what we are pointing ...more
  • You Will Be My People and I Will Be Your God: Wilderness Faith

    The Israelites discovered that between the rescue from Egypt and the Promised Land lay the wilderness. We all must face that wilderness in our lives. We must learn to embrace the mystery, live with intentionality and trust the character of God.