Exodus 6:9, “Moses reported this to the Israelites, but they did not listen to him because of their discouragement and cruel bondage.”
The Lord has comforted and reassured Moses of His plan to bring the Israelties out of bondage and Egypt. Moses tells the people what God has said BUT they would not listen to Moses which actually means they would not listen to God.
We shake our heads about the Israelites but we know more about not listening to God than we would like to admit. Our not listening has brought us the agony of discouragement and depression as well.
God sends the Word the Israelites need BUT they did not listen. Pharaoh, his cruelty and slavery is stripping the Israelites of all hope and they have become discouraged. The discouragement has led to depression. They are suffering from all fronts; physically, mentally, spiritually and it is taking its…
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