Passover and Unleavened Bread
📖 EXODUS 12 & 13
GET READY TO ANSWER
The first Passover was not a celebration, for it was the event of God delivering his people from the slavery. All the instructions given to Moses were in anticipation that it will become an annual festival to commemorate the events of Passover.
📌 As God was preparing Moses to lead the Israelites , He cautioned Moses about the upcoming questions that would come from the younger generations :
❓# 1 👉🏽 When your children ask you , “What does this ceremony mean to you ?”✒ Ex 12:26
❓# 2 👉🏽 On that day when your son ask , “Why are you doing this ?” ✒ Ex 13:8
❓# 3 👉🏽 In the days to come when your son ask you , “What does this mean ?” ✒ Ex 13:14
📌 The Lord was so kind to Moses to give all the answers 👉🏽 12:27 ; 13:8 -10 , 14-16
💫 They are to use this festival to teach their children – the story of exodus ( DELIVERANCE FROM SLAVERY ) @ Jewish people continue to do even today 🙌
💫 The festivals of PASSOVER and UNLEAVENED BREAD are yearly teaching tools for the generations to come as well as a sign on the hand and forehead of the Israelites that they belong to the Lord 🙌
📌 Likewise if our children ask :
》 What does this scripture / doctrine mean to you ?
》 Why are you professing your faith ?
》 What does this scripture says ?
📝 DO WE HAVE THE ANSWER ❓
📝 CAN YOU DEFEND YOUR FAITH IN CHRIST TO THE WORLD ❓
📝 ARE WE PREPARED ❓
📌 Let us not point at the Sunday School Teachers or Pastors for the answer .
We need Ezra today in every home who are devoting themselves in studying GOD’S Words.. and to teach others by leading an exemplary lives . 📕 Ezra 7:10
Glory to God 🙏
✍🏽 Mark Boje, ArP🇮🇳