By Bill McAlpine

 

Bible Study Preparation – Exodus 19.

The Israelites Continue their Journey from Egypt to the Promised Land.

   - Israel’s Encounter with the Lord at Mount Sinai  - (Obedience & Consecration).

  1. Jethro’s advice to his son-in-law Moses.
  • Summarise the key role Moses was advised to adopt in leading the people,
    • 18:19 - 20.
  • List the key attributes required of the new tribal leaders – Exodus 18:21 – 22.
  1. Moses interceding between the Lord & the people – read Exodus 19:1 - 7.
  • What did the Lord promise His people – Exodus 19:5 – 6. 
  • Reflect on these verses & how they were a demonstration of the role Jethro advised Moses that he should adopt – Exodus 19:7. 
  1. Preparation for the Lord to appear on Mt. Sinai – read Exodus 19:8 - 15.
  • What was the peoples response to Moses message from the Lord – Ex. 19:8. 
  • Identify the key word in Ex. 19:8 – 15 which summarises the peoples actions in preparing for the Lords appearance. 
  1. The Lord appears on the Mountain – read Exodus 19:16 - 20.
    • How did the Lord signal his arrival on the mountain – Ex. 19:16.
      • What was the people's reaction? 
  1. The Lord speaks with Moses – read Exodus. 19:21 – 25.
  • What warning did the Lord have for the people thru Moses – Exodus 19: 21 – 22.