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Space of Grace 2

"As for Me, behold, I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians so that they will go in after them; and I will be honored through Pharaoh and all his army, through his chariots and his horsemen. "Then the Egyptians will know that I am the LORD, when I am honored through Pharaoh, through his chariots and his horsemen." (Exodus 14:17-18) When Israel saw the great power which the LORD had used against the Egyptians, the people feared the LORD, and they believed in the LORD and in His servant Moses. (Exodus 14:31)
But there is another problem immediately following this. Actually a lot of problems. Evidently when the Israelites looked on the bodies of the many soldiers washed up on the beach the next morning, they decided to relieve the corpses of their weapons and appropriate the them for their own use. But was that what God had in mind for them to do? Was that the message that they were supposed to take away from the stupendous event that had just taken place in their deliver…