Exodus 2:2-3 (ESV)
The woman conceived and bore a son, and when she saw that he was a fine child, she hid him three months. When she could hide him no longer, she took for him a basket made of bulrushes and daubed it with bitumen and pitch. She put the child in it and placed it among the reeds by the river bank.
O Father, there are children being persecuted and abused in the Mississippi Delta today. Raise up courageous people who will bring them to a safe haven.
Joshua 2:6 (ESV)
But she had brought them up to the roof and hid them with the stalks of flax that she had laid in order on the roof.
Raise up assistance to the Christians being persecuted because of their faith and to the non-Christians who don’t want to be pressed into ways of life they recognize as bondage.
2 Corinthians 11:32-33 (NIV)
In Damascus the governor under King Aretas had the city of the Damascenes guarded in order to arrest me. But I was lowered in a basket from a window in the wall and slipped through his hands.
Provide a means of escape from the bondage of evil people. Amen.