Popularised by shows like “The Prince of Egypt” and “Exodus: Gods and Kings”, the accounts of God’s mighty acts to deliver Israel from their slavery in Egypt are probably well-known among believers. But beyond the dramatised actions, what were the key teachings about God’s people that Moses was trying to preserve for the latter generations through the Book of Exodus? The first half of the book in Exodus 1-18 records how God prepared His deliverer and through him brought about a great victory against the might of Egypt and wrestled His chosen people from their clutches.