Tag - Pharaoh

God Will Be Praised!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 9:16 But I have raised you up for this very purpose, that I might show you my power and that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth. O-bservation: These are the words of the Almighty through His servant Moses to the Pharaoh of Egypt. There was more than one Pharaoh of Egypt, but this was the Pharaoh who refused to let the children of Israel go. The Lord said to Pharaoh, “I raised you up so YOU could see my power, and I’m going to use YOU and this story to...

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Pray For Me

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 8:28 Pharaoh said, “I will let you go to offer sacrifices to the Lord your God in the wilderness, but you must not go very far. Now pray for me.” O-bservation: This is the story of Moses going to Pharaoh and asking him to let the people of God go. God sent plagues upon Egypt to help accommodate Moses’ demands, but Pharaoh’s heart was hardened. On this occasion, when Moses had called for flies to swarm the entirety of the nation of Egypt, Pharaoh asked Moses to, “Pray For Me.” A-pplication: Moses prayed, the flies...

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Babylon Thought They Won

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Ezekiel 31:2 Son of man, say to Pharaoh king of Egypt and to his hordes: “‘Who can be compared with you in majesty. O-bservation: God Almighty speaks through the Prophet Ezekiel to Pharaoh, the King of Egypt, and asks him, “Who can be compared to you?” He was setting Pharaoh up to let him know that He would bring Pharaoh down just like He had brought the Assyrians down. It happened at the hands of the Babylonians. A-pplication: Certainly, in that day and time Nebuchadnezzar was extremely proud when he destroyed the Assyrians and then the...

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Even Bad Guys Want The Blessing

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 12:32 Take your flocks and herds, as you have said, and go. And also bless me. O-bservation: This devo is too short to consider which one of the Pharaohs this was; however, he had certainly known of and continued the slavery of the Jewish people. He could have saved his people a lot of pain and suffering had he obeyed God in the first plague. After this man had perpetrated such injustice on the Israelites, as they were leaving, he asked of Moses, “Bless Me!” Proving that “Even Bad Guys Want The Blessing.” A-pplication: Never...

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Forgotten And Now Waiting

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Genesis 40:23 The chief cupbearer, however, did not remember Joseph; he forgot him. O-bservation: You may remember the background to this story, that Joseph had been charged with a crime he had not committed and was in prison. Two men from Pharaoh’s court, the baker and the cupbearer, were also in prison and they had dreams and came to Joseph to interpret them. He did, and what he said came to pass. When the cupbearer entered back into the Pharaoh’s court he totally forgot Joseph and what he had done for him. A-pplication: This is a...

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