In Exodus we can read the interesting story about the creation of the golden calf. The people thought Moses was lost and they needed some new object in which they could place their trust. As God saw what was going on he came with a tempting offer to Moses. God told Moses that he wanted
Have you ever noticed how standing in a line makes you tired? You do not actually do anything, but the fact that you have to wait makes you both tired and frustrated. Why do we have to stand in line? Often because things are poorly organized. In Exodus, the father-in-law of Moses comes to him
In Exodus chapter three God is talking to Moses from the burning bush. He is telling him that enough is enough; it is time for his people to leave the suffering and affliction in Egypt. It probably sounded like a great idea to Moses as well, at least until God called him to lead them.