But these stories and characters of the Bible are not merely "how to" or "how not to" guides for quaint moralistic story-telling or light entertainment. The deeper spiritual significance of the histories of the Bible narratives delve into the very nature of what it is to be called out from one worldly system and into a new system - a system under the governance of the Spirit of God. In this series we will endeavor to cover the arduous journey of leaving behind the corrupted carnal Church system, for life in the Spirit. The trials we face along this journey, the isolation, the persecution, sufferings and hardship are all in accordance to the spiritual pattern of being called out for the hope of election...read study notes
In the Scriptures, the theme of exodus and exile is mostly associated with physical historical events pertaining to God's chosen people. The journey out of Egypt under Moses, through the traverse and hardship of the desert wilderness, to entering and conquering the promised land, all serve as examples of How God deals with those he calls and chooses for his purposes.
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F O R T H E T H R O N E R O O M O F G O D
L. Ray Smith (Bible Truths)
J. Preston Eby (Kingdom Bible Studies)
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