Exodus 40:34-38 (compare to Ex. 1:1-22) In all the travels of the Israelites, whenever the cloud lifted from above the tabernacle, they would set out; but if the cloud did not lift, they did not set out—until the day it lifted. So the cloud of the Lord was over the tabernacle by day, and fire was in the cloud by night, in the sight of all the house of Israel during all their travels.
“The book begins with the gloom of Egyptian bondage and ends with the cloud of the Presence of God.” What a picture of the Christian journey! Keep looking up.