“For if you forgive others their trespasses, your Heavenly Father will also forgive you,
but if you do not forgive others their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses (Matthew 6:14-15).
If you want to be forgiven, you must forgive.
The Lord will fight for you,
and you have only to be silent.
And see the salvation of the Lord.
“Plead with the Lord, for there has been enough of God’s thunder and hail.
I will stretch out my hands to the Lord. The thunder will cease, and there will be no more hail, so that you may know that the earth is the Lord’s (Exodus 9:27-29).”
The Lord promised, “I will redeem you with an outstretched arm (Exodus 6:6).”
Imagine the Lord, with outstretched arms, waiting to hear your prayer.
Forgive each other, just as in Christ God forgave you (Ephesians 4:32).
God forgave me before I finished sinning against him.
Pharaoh did not want to let God’s people go. He said, “Who is the Lord, that I should obey his voice (Exodus 5:2).”
Who is the Lord? He is God Almighty (from Exodus 6:2-3).
When they heard that the Lord “had seen their affliction, they bowed their heads and worshiped (Exodus 4:31).”
Worship the God who sees.
When God’s people cried out for help, the Lord said,
“I have seen their affliction.
I have heard their cry.
I know their sufferings.
I have come down to deliver them.”
(from Exodus 3:7-8).
The people of Israel groaned because of their slavery.
God heard their groaning (from Exodus 2:23-24).