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“And thus shall ye eat it; with your loins girded, your shoes on your feet, and your staff in your hand; and ye shall eat it in haste: it is the LORD’S passover.” Exodus 21:11. It was evening time in Goshen.  The lamb had been slain as Moses had instructed.  The blood had been sprinkled on the doorposts of their house and the meal was prepared.  Every member of the family was safe inside. waiting for further instructions. They were fully dressed, their shoes on their feet, staffs in their hands, their belongings packed in easy to carry bundles, and…

“Wherefore I will not be negligent to put you always in remembrance of these things, though ye know them, and be established in the present truth.  Yea, I think it meet, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up by putting you in remembrance.”  II Peter 1:12-13 Bill & Gloria Gaither sing a song entitled “Some Things I Must Tell the Children.”  In it they talk about so many everyday things that we teach our children, reminding them over and over of how they should act and speak. It expresses how we must do this but…

“For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.”  Romans 8:18 My granddaughter had her tonsils out when she was about five years old. When she came awake after the surgery and was feeling quite miserable, she looked at her father with a sad expression, as if to say, “Daddy, why did you put me through this.”  My son said it broke his heart, but he had to explain to her that it was for her own good. He would take her pain if…