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    Quote Originally Posted by 7777pinacled View Post
    True,
    Yet he was called.

    But the Jerusalem that is above is free, and she is our mother.

    If I remember correctly moses needed help
    Moses needed help, yet how many times in a day does a "christian",
    Defend him?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 7777pinacled View Post
    If I remember correctly moses needed help
    Yes, help with dealing with the issues between Israelites since one man could not possibly attend to so many. Yet God had to rebuke Moses because he failed to understand that God had given him a rod with which to deal with other issues. And that rod was used several times throughout his life.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nehemiah6 View Post
    Yes, help with dealing with the issues between Israelites since one man could not possibly attend to so many. Yet God had to rebuke Moses because he failed to understand that God had given him a rod with which to deal with other issues. And that rod was used several times throughout his life.
    A valuable lesson of experience,.
    I imagine many people may take on too much of a task, and forget to.ask for help.
    Similar to lacking in communication skills.
    We already know moses fault in this area,.

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    ​“Many are called but few are chosen.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by OneFaith View Post
    ​“Many are called but few are chosen.”

    "If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you."

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    Quote Originally Posted by 7777pinacled View Post
    "If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you."
    Hearing this I am reminded of a shield of faith.
    A shield unlike anything that the men of the world have conceived in any fassion or design.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 7777pinacled View Post
    "If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you."

    “You” refers to the chosen, not to the called. Everyone is called to be a Christian but narrow is the way and few find it. It is not enough to say “I heard my calling” He doesn’t chose those who hear, but only those who hear and do.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OneFaith View Post

    “You” refers to the chosen, not to the called. Everyone is called to be a Christian but narrow is the way and few find it. It is not enough to say “I heard my calling” He doesn’t chose those who hear, but only those who hear and do.
    True,
    And i recall a few men that answered the call of the Lord with,"I am here".
    The few that enter I believe are similar to men of our past.
    As our Lord withstood the wilderness in fasting for forty days I was reminded of yehoshua (joshua) and the generation that crossed the yarden (jordan)


    "as far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us."


    "so that from the rising of the sun to the place of its setting people may know there is none besides me. I am the LORD, and there is no other."
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    Living Water

    The man was not decieved
    So from Adam to Noach the Lord's promise unfolds in a tithe from Heaven.

    Adam {}Seth
    Enosh {}Kenan

    Mahalyl {}yarod
    Enoch {}Methsayah
    Lamech {}Noach

    I ask who here knows the meaning of a name.
    And even more so the value of two names per generation.






    He named him Noach and said,
    “He will comfort us in the labor and painful toil of our hands caused by the ground the Lord has cursed.”

    30 After Noah was born, Lamech lived 595 years and had other sons and daughters.

    31 Altogether, Lamech lived a total of 777 years, and then he died.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Adstar View Post
    Moses was a man. A normal man with a great story about His origin and how He survived His birth.. He was supposed to be killed at birth by the orders of Pharaoh.. But by the actions of His mother and the intervention of an Egyptian princess he survived and was brought up as an Egyptian..

    But He knew he was a Hebrew and upon seeing the cruelty being put upon the Hebrews in anger he murdered an Egyptian guard and then fled Egypt to the east and was content to live out His days as a sheep herder with the people of that rejoin, until the LORD changed Moses life by visiting Him in the burning bush and selecting him to be a prophet to go back to Egypt and bring about the liberation of the Hebrew people from slavery and bring them to the promised land..

    I guess that's a start..
    i would add that he was raised by his mother until he was weaned and thus probably learned quite a bit of Hebrew culture because even kids as young as 3 and 4 can tell stories from the Bible.

    he was most likely 40 when he killed the Egyptian and fled to the desert and stayed in the wilderness 40 years before encountering the burning bush and lead the Israelites in the desert for 40 years and died at the age of 120.

    Deuteronomy 34 v. 7
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    Quote Originally Posted by Johnny_B View Post
    ​And who is this that was pure in heart when the Lord called him?
    Jesus...


    trying to figure out the point of this thread...thought it was about Moses but now reading it, i am not sure what its about at all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ariel82 View Post
    Jesus...


    trying to figure out the point of this thread...thought it was about Moses but now reading it, i am not sure what its about at all.
    Just asking if anyone could relate.
    Of all the men whom the Lord called, who didn't run?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ariel82 View Post
    i would add that he was raised by his mother until he was weaned and thus probably learned quite a bit of Hebrew culture because even kids as young as 3 and 4 can tell stories from the Bible.

    he was most likely 40 when he killed the Egyptian and fled to the desert and stayed in the wilderness 40 years before encountering the burning bush and lead the Israelites in the desert for 40 years and died at the age of 120.

    Deuteronomy 34 v. 7
    444

    Some one did their homework

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