But you shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and the LORD your God redeemed you there…
I. THE EXERCISE OF MENTAL ACTIVITY.
II. THE PARTICULAR OBJECT OF CONSIDERATION.
1. Our original state.
2. Our redeemed condition.
III. THE ESPECIAL GAIN TO BE DERIVED FROM THIS CONSIDERATION.
1. It will make us humble.
2. It will render us grateful.
3. It should give us confidence and faith.
4. It should kindle our piety and zeal.
Parallel VersesKJV: But thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt, and the LORD thy God redeemed thee thence: therefore I command thee to do this thing.