As Moses lead the Israelities to Rephidim, God leads us to that same place. Rephidim literally means “a place in the desert,” which is where God tests our hearts and our attitudes before Him. Every true Christian has a place of great suffering and/or great suffering in the midst of compassion for those around them. It's time to get serious with Jesus, as He is God Almighty and leave this illusion that we have any power, when in reality we have none, we're simply dust.
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