Faith and Obedience — Esther's Story

Purim is a yearly celebration that remembers the deliverance of God's people by the hand of faithful believers. Esther and Mordecai, were instrumental in defeating the genocidal plans of the man who was influencing the King of Persia to write an 'executive order' to kill Mordecai's people. But because Mordecai and Esther exercised faith, wisdom, and courage they acted in obedience to God's will to defeat Haman's plot to destroy the people of Israel. Read the full story in the book of Esther in the bible.