Dorothy Valcárcel

Christian Post Guest Contributor

From Deliverance to Dancing

But the children of Israel walked upon dry land in the midst of the sea; and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left ... .And Israel saw that great work which the Lord did upon the Egyptians; and the people feared the Lord, and believed the Lord, and his servant Moses ... .

Into the Sea on Dry Ground

...and the Lord caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind all that night, and made the sea dry land, and the waters were divided. And the children of Israel went into the midst of the sea upon the dry ground: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.

Let Us Alone

Is not this the word that we did tell thee in Egypt, saying, 'Let us alone, that we may serve the Egyptians? For it had been better for us to serve the Egyptians, than that we should die in the wilderness.'

Who Is Your Leader

And they said unto Moses, 'Because there were no graves in Egypt, hast thou taken us away to die in the wilderness? wherefore hast thou dealt thus with us, to carry us forth out of Egypt?'

A Pillar You Can Trust

And the Lord went before them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead them the way; and by night in a pillar of fire, to give them light; to go by day and night: He took not away the pillar of the cloud by day, nor the pillar of fire by night, from before the people.

I Will Be Honored

And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying.... I will be honoured upon Pharaoh, and upon all his host; that the Egyptians may know that I am the Lord. And they did so.

A Time to Share

And Miriam and Aaron spake against Moses because of the Ethiopian woman whom he had married: for he had married an Ethiopian woman. And they said,...

Zipporah - Obedience That Matters

And Moses took his wife and his sons, and set them upon an ass, and he returned to the land of Egypt....And it came to pass by the way in the inn, that the Lord met him (Moses), and sought to kill him. Then Zipporah took a sharp stone, and cut off the foreskin of her son, and cast it at his (Moses) feet... .

Love Blooms in the Desert

And Moses was content to dwell with the man (Jethro): and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter. And she bare him a son, and he (Moses) called his name Gershom: for he said, 'I have been a stranger in a strange land.'

Miriam - Her Power Restored

And Moses cried unto the Lord, saying, 'Heal her now, O God, I beseech Thee.' And Miriam was shut out from the camp seven days: and the people journeyed not till Miriam was brought in again.

Miriam - Her Power Misused

And Miriam and Aaron spake against Moses because of the Ethiopian woman whom he had married....And they said, 'Hath the Lord indeed spoken only by Moses? Hath he not spoken also by us?' And the Lord heard it.

Miriam - Her Praise Power in Action

And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances. And Miriam answered them, 'Sing ye to the Lord, for He hath triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider hath He thrown into the sea.

Jochebed - A Mother's Ingenuity

And when she (Jochebed) could not longer hide him, she took for him an ark of bulrushes, and daubed it with slime and with pitch, and put the child therein; and she laid it in the flags by the river's brink.

Jochebed - A Mother's Strength

And the woman conceived, and bare a son: and when she saw him that he was a goodly child, she hid him three month and the woman took the child, and nursed it. And the child grew, and she brought him unto Pharaoh's daughter, and he became her son...