‘He was looking ahead to his reward.’ Hebrews 11:26 NIV Third: you must determine your priorities. ‘He regarded disgrace for the sake of Christ as of greater value than the treasures of Egypt, because he was looking ahead to his reward.’ Much of the world’s wealth during that time was stored in Egypt. So Moses already had what most people spend their lives trying to get: popularity, pleasure, and possessions. Yet God asked him to do something that was more important—and he did it. It was a matter of priorities. Moses could easily have rationalised, ‘The slave situation is...

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