We’ve probably seen cinematic depictions of Israel before the Red Sea—Dreamworks’ The Prince of Egypt or Charlton Heston in The 10 Commandments. Whatever vision comes to your mind, the terrifying experience brought the people to a crossroads. Would they turn back to the oppressive yet predictable existence of Egypt, or trust God to bring a new deliverance? The same questions confront us in the terrifying experiences of our lives. Will we wait on God’s deliverance?