Contact
Streaming
Map
 
Enriching lives

Thought For The Day 312

Home » News » Thought For The Day 312
Thought For

'The song of Moses and Miriam' is Pete's topic from Exodus 15:1-18.

The Song of Moses and Miriam

1 Then Moses and the Israelites sang this song to the LORD: "I will sing to the LORD, for he is highly exalted. Both horse and driver he has hurled into the sea. 2 "The LORD is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him. 3 The LORD is a warrior; the LORD is his name. 4 Pharaoh's chariots and his army he has hurled into the sea. The best of Pharaoh's officers are drowned in the Red Sea. 5 The deep waters have covered them; they sank to the depths like a stone. 6 Your right hand, LORD, was majestic in power. Your right hand, LORD, shattered the enemy. 7 "In the greatness of your majesty you threw down those who opposed you. You unleashed your burning anger; it consumed them like stubble. 8 By the blast of your nostrils the waters piled up. The surging waters stood up like a wall; the deep waters congealed in the heart of the sea. 9 The enemy boasted, 'I will pursue, I will overtake them. I will divide the spoils; I will gorge myself on them. I will draw my sword and my hand will destroy them.' 10 But you blew with your breath, and the sea covered them. They sank like lead in the mighty waters. 11 Who among the gods is like you, LORD? Who is like you-- majestic in holiness, awesome in glory, working wonders? 12 "You stretch out your right hand, and the earth swallows your enemies. 13 In your unfailing love you will lead the people you have redeemed. In your strength you will guide them to your holy dwelling. 14 The nations will hear and tremble; anguish will grip the people of Philistia. 15 The chiefs of Edom will be terrified, the leaders of Moab will be seized with trembling, the people of Canaan will melt away; 16 terror and dread will fall on them. By the power of your arm they will be as still as a stone-- until your people pass by, LORD, until the people you bought pass by. 17 You will bring them in and plant them on the mountain of your inheritance-- the place, LORD, you made for your dwelling, the sanctuary, Lord, your hands established. 18 "The LORD reigns for ever and ever."

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Thought For
Pete Honeyaball: Thu 15 Apr 5:00am

Pete finds words of comfort in Isaiah 40:1-11 from 2,500 years ag that are very relevant today.Comfort for God's People1 Comfort, comfort my people, says your God. 2 Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed, that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the LORD's hand double for all her sins. 3 A voice of one calling:...

Thought For
Rev. Richard Atkinson: Wed 14 Apr 5:00am

Richard speaks about Isiah's call from God and its relevance to us to us today, referencing Isiah 6:1-9.Isaiah's Commission1 In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord, high and exalted, seated on a throne; and the train of his robe filled the temple. 2 Above him were seraphim, each with six wings: With two wings they covered their faces, with two they covered their feet, and...

AMC Bicester Methodist Church
Sarah Crisp: Tue 13 Apr 12:00pm

Our friends at Bicester Methodist Church are looking for a Mission Enabler. Their advert reads:Jesus wants his love and good news to be shared with everyone, and we believe that includes right here in Bicester! Our church is ideally situated right in the town centre. We want to reach out to the community around our church, and to make the most of the mission opportunities offered by the rapid...