Exodus 15:21-22 Living in the
Valleys - most people don’t live on mountains. The demands of
reality require that life is generally lived in the valleys.
By the Waters of
Bitterness - A bitter spirit will keep you from being a better
The Attitude of
Ingratitude - Times of need are times for praying, not
complaining... Nothing cures ingratitude as quickly as a good
Exodus 15:25 Cry Out - It’s not
what you know but who you know that counts.
Exodus 15:26 The Key to Health
- An ounce of obedience is worth a pound of protection.
Exodus 15:27 Does Jesus Care? -
In His time, God gives us rest from every test.
Exodus 16:2-3 Selective Memories
- The memories Satan selects never reflect the way it really
Exodus 16:4 Tested By the
Blessings - If you are experiencing a time of blessing, that’s
wonderful—but be sensitive to the potential for danger.
Testing doesn’t stop just because the trials have ceased. The
need for obedience is constant whether the sun shines or not.
Exodus 16:7 Glory in the
Morning - How you begin your day will frequently determine how
you end it.
Exodus 16:8 I Hate to Complain
- Ultimately, all our complaints are directed against God.
Exodus 16:23 Rest - (Sabbath)
Rest is a matter of wisdom, not law.
Exodus 17:1-3 Give 'Em A Brake -
Pastors need your grace, not your gripes.
Exodus 17:5-6 Water From the
Rock - The world offers a cistern; Christ offers a well.
Exodus 17:8 When Life Isn't
Fair - Perhaps you also are experiencing unfair treatment.
Life is not fair, but God is.
Exodus 17:9 The Mentor - In
helping others, we help ourselves.
Exodus 17:11-12 A Little Help From
Your Friends - Be sensitive to the opportunities to respond as
Aaron and Hur did. Victory is never won alone.
Exodus 17:14 Write It Down -
The weakest ink is stronger than the greatest memory. When
you’re feeling discouraged, or perhaps even wondering if God
loves you, take out your journal and refresh your memory.
Exodus 17:15-16 His Banner Over Me
- Is it obvious to those around you that the King is in
residence in your life? If the King is in residence, be
sure to fly His flag.
Exodus 18:2-5 A Family Reunion -
Christians never say "good-bye"; just "until we meet again."
Exodus 18:7-8 Respecting Your
Elders - Treat the elderly as a nonrenewable resource; they
Exodus 18:10-11 Great is the Lord
- Trouble never troubles God.
Exodus 18:14,17 The Test of a True
Friend - faithful friend is a truthful friend.
Exodus 18:21 Looking for
Leadership - What a man is will always determine what a man
Exodus 18:22 Burden Bearers -
Are you willing to help others bear their burdens? A burden
shared is a lighter load.
Exodus 19:3-4 No Obstacles
Allowed - What you can’t go through, God will help you fly
Exodus 19:9 No Room For Doubt
- During those times when doubts arise, quench them with a
healthy dose of proof. Read your Bible... Our faith is based
on facts, not fiction.
Exodus 19:10-11 The God Who Is
Near - When you put your hand in God’s hand, you will never
Exodus 20:1-3 Priority One - If
your life is chaotic, it may indicate your priorities are
jumbled. Make God priority one in your life and you may be
surprised at how easily everything else comes together. Only
by starting your priorities right can you hope to end them
right. Everything begins with the right priorities, and right
priorities begin with God.
Exodus 20:12 Honor Your Parents
- Honor your parents and the Lord will honor you.
Exodus 20:13 Respect for Life -
An attitude can murder just as easily as an ax.
Exodus 20:14 An Undefiled Bed -
When adultery walks in, everything worth having walks out