February 9, 2020: TEAM PLAYER // The Truth About Sex.
Great relationships take team work. God loves marriage and he wants us to thrive but many of us are simply trying to survive. In this series, we will look at the playbook that started it all and explore what God has to say about romance, relationships and making love last.
22 Then Moses led Israel away from the Red Sea, and they entered the desert of Shur. They traveled for three days in the desert before they found water.
23 When they came to the place where they did find water, they could not drink it because it was so bitter. So they called the place Marah, or bitter.
24 Because they were very thirsty, the people complained to Moses.Israelites: What are we supposed to drink?
25 Moses then asked the Eternal for help, and the Eternal showed him a log. Moses threw the log into the bitter water, and the water became sweet. At Marah the Eternal established an important principle and set a standard for His people so that He could test them.SLIDE Eternal One:
26 If you will listen closely to My voice—the voice of your God—and do what is right in My eyes, pay attention to My instructions, and keep all of My laws; then I will not bring on you any of the plagues that I did on the Egyptians, for I am the Eternal, your Healer.
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