That moment when something you’ve looked at for years suddenly looks completely different and leaves you dumbfounded as to how you got there.
Recently I was engaging with the epic story about God leading Moses and the Israelites out of Egypt.
Well, it’s more like God got the Israelites kicked out of Egypt…
…something about a lot of bugs, water turning to blood, and people and animals dropping dead.
But then again – oppressing God’s people is never a wise choice. Sorry Pharaoh.
In reading this story, it occurred to me that these people had been in slavery all of their lives – 400 years of existing as property.
So when they walked out into the desert as free people for the first time…
I wonder what the Israelites thought?
“We’re free! We’re free! Out from under Pharaoh’s thumb!!!!!”
And there was much rejoicing!!!
And then it got quiet…..
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