Preaching Daily - October 27

Today's Reading...

So God was kind to the midwives and the people increased and became even more numerous. - Exodus 1:20

Call the Midwife: Pain, Providence and Promise in Exodus 1-2

Michael A. Milton

Life is filled with mystery. Many of our sorrows and if we would admit it many of our successes are attributable to powers other than ourselves. It can leave us feeling helpless. It is as there is a deeper spiritual battle raging just beyond the veil of our existence.

This past weekend I had Chaplain duty. I am the command chaplain of U.S. Military Intelligence. A soldier came to me and said she had heard me in chapel that morning and was intrigued by the message and the Spirit that was pervasive in the chapel. I listened. She confessed that, of all things, she had stolen a picture-framed Scripture verse. It was a verse that dealt with this very theme. The Scripture was telling her to “commit her ways to the Lord, and He would direct her paths.”

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