This article discusses how the Lord in his covenant sometimes visits his children with trials. It demonstrates this through Israel’s time in Egypt. The Lord then used Moses to deliver his people, a foreshadowing of deliverance in Christ. The article also explores the exodus motif in Scripture, and then the motif of protection in the wilderness.
Can a covenant member break the covenant? The article answers in the affirmative, with consideration given to the examples of Esau and Jacob.
This article discusses the ways in which covenant members relate to God in the covenant of grace. It shows that the one way is by faith and leads to blessing, and the other by unbelief that leads to death and curse. The article concludes with questions for reflection and discussion.