Yesterday, Moses finally quit arguing with God, and God tells him to go back to Pharaoh. So, Moses and Aaron did just that, but God hardened Pharaoh’s heart so that the Egyptians would know that He was Yahweh. Through Moses and Aaron, God inflicted the first plague on Egypt: He turned the Nile into blood. The Nile was a source of life to the Egyptians. They worshipped it, but it became an instrument of death. Let’s see what happens next in Exodus chapter 8.
- What did you see God doing in this passage?
- As I read, did anything surprise you? What jumped out at you?
- Use these next few minutes to ask God how you should respond.