With the release of The Prince of Egypt, myriad opportunities are available to
use the film to share your faith. This special Bible study, written by Henry
Blackaby exclusively for readers of On Mission magazine, can be used in tandem
with the movie. The study focuses on the subject of the film, Moses, and is
based on the book the movie is based on, the Bible, specifically,
Use it as a basis for a home-based Bible study with non-Christian
friends either before or after viewing the film. Of course, it can be used
individually and without seeing the film, but the study can help you find
things to look for in the film and give you questions to ask yourself and
The Bible is God-centered. It is given so we can know God personally, His
purposes, and His ways. This is so that when God makes Himself known to us we
The book of Exodus is not just for us to see how Moses, Aaron and God's
people walked with God (although you can see this). It is primarily the record
of God's fulfillment of His eternal purpose through Moses and His people. See
Him earnestly as you read the scriptures and watch the movie. Realize,
especially, that the God you observe in the scriptures and in the movie is the
same God who encounters your life as well.
Look for God's: (1) nature, (2) ways, (3) presence and (4) care (for "His
own"). Know that He is just the same in and through your life! When you seek
Him and He encounters your life, you will never be the same again.
Observations and Questions
History unfolding is really His story unfolding! Notice how God moves and
acts sovereignly over all circumstances and leaders, including Pharaoh.
Ask yourself ...
What have you learned about God?
Have you understood how God wants us to respond to Him?
Are you ready to recognize God's activity in your life?
Will you take your relationship with God more seriously than ever
Will you help others encounter God?
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