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Midwife Crisis • Molly Baskette


Midwife Crisis • Molly Baskette

If was a something of a miracle that Moses survived to adulthood, given the political situation at the time when the Israelites’ boy children were being murdered. And yet, Senior Minister Molly Baskette notices that each of the characters in the story—the midwives, Moses’ mother, and sister, the Pharaoh’s daughter—was only doing what one would expect in the situation. It was God’s weaving together of these individual actions that created the extraordinary event. In any struggle, each of us has a role to play.

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