An Enslaved People
Joseph and his family <ul><li>Pharaoh allowed Jacob and family to live in Goshen </li></ul><ul><li>Honored guests of Egypt...
Change in Egypt <ul><li>Jacob prospered </li></ul><ul><li>population grew </li></ul><ul><li>Egypt combines as 1 nation </l...
<ul><li>Egypt prospered </li></ul><ul><li>Tremendous power </li></ul><ul><li>Time called the “New Kingdom” </li></ul><ul><...
Time goes on… <ul><li>Joseph and generation dies out </li></ul><ul><li>The pharaoh also died </li></ul><ul><li>New pharaoh...
Life for the Israelites  <ul><li>forced to build monuments & buildings </li></ul><ul><li>worked long hours in fields </li>...
The Book of Exodus <ul><li>what happened to Joseph & family </li></ul><ul><li>suffering of Israelites as slaves </li></ul>...
<ul><li>Israelites  a.k.a. the Hebrews </li></ul><ul><li>God’s family still growing </li></ul><ul><li>Mothers ordered to k...
A mother’s love <ul><li>Can’t let her son die </li></ul><ul><li>Basket of Reeds, coated with tar </li></ul><ul><li>Basket ...
Symbolism in the Moses Story <ul><li>Basket   and  Ark  share the same Hebrew word. </li></ul><ul><li>Moses was saved in a...
Moses as an Adult <ul><li>Visited the Hebrews </li></ul><ul><li>Moses kills an Egyptian </li></ul><ul><li>Moses flees to t...
God’s Message to Moses <ul><li>This place was holy </li></ul><ul><li>lead the Hebrew people out of slavery </li></ul><ul><...
The land of milk and honey <ul><li>God speaks to Moses again </li></ul><ul><li>Tells elders of God’s concerns for them </l...
Moses heads to Egypt <ul><li>Moses and Aaron </li></ul><ul><li>“ Let my people go” </li></ul><ul><li>Pharaoh not impressed...
Hebrews begin to doubt… <ul><li>Blame Moses for their hardships </li></ul><ul><li>Moses talks to God </li></ul><ul><li>Heb...
The Ten Plagues <ul><li>the river of blood </li></ul><ul><li>frogs </li></ul><ul><li>gnats </li></ul><ul><li>flies </li></...
<ul><li>10 plagues symbolize the struggle between God and the Pharaoh </li></ul><ul><li>Egyptian magicians </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Pharaoh considers letting them leave, but couldn’t </li></ul><ul><li>Pharaoh is responsible for the suffering of t...
Preparation for the Escape <ul><li>Mark the door frames with blood </li></ul><ul><li>Bitter herbs/ unleavened bread </li><...
Passover <ul><li>Jewish people celebrate the Passover meal each year </li></ul><ul><li>called the  Seder Meal </li></ul><u...
Hebrews Ordered Out <ul><li>The pharaoh orders the Hebrews out </li></ul><ul><li>The Exodus has begun </li></ul><ul><li>Mo...
Pharaoh has a change of heart… <ul><li>Sends his army to recapture them </li></ul><ul><li>Parting of the Red Sea </li></ul...
<ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vxnApK4O48 </li></ul>
 
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  • An Enslaved People

    1. 1. An Enslaved People
    2. 2. Joseph and his family <ul><li>Pharaoh allowed Jacob and family to live in Goshen </li></ul><ul><li>Honored guests of Egypt </li></ul><ul><li>Goshen—New Home, good land </li></ul><ul><li>Egypt—2 Kingdoms </li></ul>
    3. 3. Change in Egypt <ul><li>Jacob prospered </li></ul><ul><li>population grew </li></ul><ul><li>Egypt combines as 1 nation </li></ul><ul><li>Foreigners are forced out </li></ul>
    4. 4. <ul><li>Egypt prospered </li></ul><ul><li>Tremendous power </li></ul><ul><li>Time called the “New Kingdom” </li></ul><ul><li>lasted hundreds of years </li></ul>
    5. 5. Time goes on… <ul><li>Joseph and generation dies out </li></ul><ul><li>The pharaoh also died </li></ul><ul><li>New pharaoh—new rules </li></ul><ul><li>Israelites’ growth is a threat to the pharaoh </li></ul><ul><li>Book of Exodus—Israelites become slaves </li></ul>
    6. 6. Life for the Israelites <ul><li>forced to build monuments & buildings </li></ul><ul><li>worked long hours in fields </li></ul><ul><li>not allowed to worship the one, true God </li></ul><ul><li>lives became unbearable, cried out to God to be rescued from Egypt*** </li></ul>
    7. 7. The Book of Exodus <ul><li>what happened to Joseph & family </li></ul><ul><li>suffering of Israelites as slaves </li></ul><ul><li>God carrying out plan to bring his people back to Canaan. </li></ul>
    8. 8. <ul><li>Israelites a.k.a. the Hebrews </li></ul><ul><li>God’s family still growing </li></ul><ul><li>Mothers ordered to kill newborn sons </li></ul><ul><li>Hebrew boys sentenced to a drowning death </li></ul>
    9. 9. A mother’s love <ul><li>Can’t let her son die </li></ul><ul><li>Basket of Reeds, coated with tar </li></ul><ul><li>Basket drifts </li></ul><ul><li>Found by Pharaoh’s daughter </li></ul><ul><li>Moses </li></ul>
    10. 10. Symbolism in the Moses Story <ul><li>Basket and Ark share the same Hebrew word. </li></ul><ul><li>Moses was saved in a basket surrounded by water </li></ul><ul><li>Noah was saved in an ark surrounded by water </li></ul><ul><li>Christians are saved in the Church by the waters of Baptism </li></ul>
    11. 11. Moses as an Adult <ul><li>Visited the Hebrews </li></ul><ul><li>Moses kills an Egyptian </li></ul><ul><li>Moses flees to the desert of Midian </li></ul><ul><li>The Burning Bush </li></ul>
    12. 12. God’s Message to Moses <ul><li>This place was holy </li></ul><ul><li>lead the Hebrew people out of slavery </li></ul><ul><li>Moses questions God </li></ul><ul><li>I am who am </li></ul><ul><li>I AM -- Yahweh </li></ul><ul><li>Yahweh—ever present to his people </li></ul><ul><li>Adonai </li></ul>
    13. 13. The land of milk and honey <ul><li>God speaks to Moses again </li></ul><ul><li>Tells elders of God’s concerns for them </li></ul><ul><li>lead you out of Egypt to land of Canaanites </li></ul><ul><li>Land of milk and honey*** </li></ul>
    14. 14. Moses heads to Egypt <ul><li>Moses and Aaron </li></ul><ul><li>“ Let my people go” </li></ul><ul><li>Pharaoh not impressed </li></ul><ul><li>harder for the Hebrew Slaves </li></ul>
    15. 15. Hebrews begin to doubt… <ul><li>Blame Moses for their hardships </li></ul><ul><li>Moses talks to God </li></ul><ul><li>Hebrews don’t believe Moses </li></ul>I need some help here!
    16. 16. The Ten Plagues <ul><li>the river of blood </li></ul><ul><li>frogs </li></ul><ul><li>gnats </li></ul><ul><li>flies </li></ul><ul><li>disease </li></ul><ul><li>boils </li></ul><ul><li>hail </li></ul><ul><li>locusts </li></ul><ul><li>darkness </li></ul><ul><li>death of first born </li></ul>
    17. 17. <ul><li>10 plagues symbolize the struggle between God and the Pharaoh </li></ul><ul><li>Egyptian magicians </li></ul><ul><li>Hebrews see God’s protection; faith strengthened </li></ul>
    18. 18. <ul><li>Pharaoh considers letting them leave, but couldn’t </li></ul><ul><li>Pharaoh is responsible for the suffering of the Egyptians </li></ul><ul><li>The 10 th Plague – the last straw*** </li></ul>
    19. 19. Preparation for the Escape <ul><li>Mark the door frames with blood </li></ul><ul><li>Bitter herbs/ unleavened bread </li></ul><ul><li>Bread symbolized Israelites rush to escape </li></ul><ul><li>The 10 th plague—death of 1 st born Egyptians </li></ul><ul><li>Son of Pharaoh dies; animals too </li></ul>
    20. 20. Passover <ul><li>Jewish people celebrate the Passover meal each year </li></ul><ul><li>called the Seder Meal </li></ul><ul><li>God’s command that all descendants observe the feast of Passover </li></ul>
    21. 21. Hebrews Ordered Out <ul><li>The pharaoh orders the Hebrews out </li></ul><ul><li>The Exodus has begun </li></ul><ul><li>Moses leads the people towards the Red Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Column of Cloud by Day </li></ul><ul><li>Column of Fire by Night </li></ul>
    22. 22. Pharaoh has a change of heart… <ul><li>Sends his army to recapture them </li></ul><ul><li>Parting of the Red Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Hebrews cross, Egyptians don’t </li></ul><ul><li>Water is used to save the people </li></ul><ul><li>Red Sea symbolizes saving waters of our baptism </li></ul>
    23. 23. <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vxnApK4O48 </li></ul>

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