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Truth To Power: The Book of Esther

Jul 18, 2021 | Brad Sumner

Esther's Requests

Esther 5:1-14
Esther now puts her rescue plan into motion. But what does a set of banquets and ancient royal protocols teach us about speaking truth to power?

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In the game of chess, the queen is a formidable figure.  This summer, we’ll be diving into the Old Testament book of Esther which is a potent reminder of the real power of God to deliver people, as well as the ability of just one or two seemingly powerless people to be instruments of deliverance. Esther also reminds us that any person of faith may at any time be called upon to risk life or livelihood, status or reputation, to speak the truth to power. Queen Esther and her cousin Mordecai show us how.