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Still

// November 6th, 2010 // Comments Off // expectant, the story



His long grey hair danced in the fresh breeze as it gently gusted off the ocean. “This is a strange place to stop” he thought to himself, gazing up at the cloud hovering above.

Out of the corner of his eye he noticed the cloud of dust gathering – others noticed too.

“Are we out here looking for a better place to die?” screamed someone, then another shouted out explaining how his life was better as a slave. The crowds began to rise up against Moses as they saw the army bearing down on them – cornered with nowhere to run and nowhere to hide.

Somehow he managed to hush the melĂ©e and told them, “Do not fear, God will fight for you. You need only be still.”

Yeah right, how was that going to work?

Exodus 14