“It’s only after God has done his act of rescuing the people of Israel that then he says, ‘Now you are my people. I’ve rescued you out of Egypt, out of slavery. Now, as my people, who I’ve rescued, this is how I want you to live.’ It’s the same for us as Christian believers.” — Vaughan Roberts

Text: Exodus 19:1-20:26

Preached: May 25, 2002,

Location: St. Ebbe’s Church, Oxford, England

Vaughan Roberts is rector of St. Ebbe’s Church in Oxford, England. He is director of the Proclamation Trust, a ministry that promotes the work of biblical expository preaching. He is the author of several books, including God’s Big Picture.

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