In this message, we meet Esther and her cousin Mordecai and learn how she was chosen to be queen of the Medo-Persians. As Alistair Begg points out, our focus must be higher than the events of the story – we also need to see God working providentially to preserve His people in an unbelieving culture.
5Now there was a Jew in Susa the citadel whose name was Mordecai, the son of Jair, son of Shimei, son of Kish, a Benjaminite,
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