Wednesday, August 15, 2018 “The Rest of the Acts”

1 Kings 16:14 Now the rest of the acts of Elah, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel? Our Bible Book of the Acts of the Apostles has 28 chapters. Some have suggested that the church today is a continuation of that … Continue reading

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 “Correcting the Course”

1 Kings 16:12-13 12 Thus Zimri destroyed all the household of Baasha, according to the word of the Lord, which He spoke against Baasha by Jehu the prophet, 13 for all the sins of Baasha and the sins of Elah his son, by which they had sinned and by which they had made Israel sin, in provoking … Continue reading

Monday, August 13, 2018 “A Culture of Death”

1 Kings 16:11-12 11 Then it came to pass, when he began to reign, as soon as he was seated on his throne, that he killed all the household of Baasha; he did not leave him one male, neither of his relatives nor of his friends. 12 Thus Zimri destroyed all the household of Baasha, according to … Continue reading

Sunday, August 12, 2018 “Zimri Under the Influence”

1 Kings 16:9-10 9 Now his servant Zimri, commander of half his chariots, conspired against him as he was in Tirzah drinking himself drunk in the house of Arza, steward[c] of his house in Tirzah. 10 And Zimri went in and struck him and killed him in the twenty-seventh year of Asa king of Judah, and reigned … Continue reading

Saturday, August 11, 2018 “Careful Who You Trust”

1 Kings 16:8-9 8 In the twenty-sixth year of Asa king of Judah, Elah the son of Baasha became king over Israel, and reigned two years in Tirzah. 9 Now his servant Zimri, commander of half his chariots, conspired against him as he was in Tirzah drinking himself drunk in the house of Arza, steward of his … Continue reading

Friday, August 10, 2018 “Half of the Chariots”

1 Kings 16:8-9 8 In the twenty-sixth year of Asa king of Judah, Elah the son of Baasha became king over Israel, and reigned two years in Tirzah. 9 Now his servant Zimri, commander of half his chariots, conspired against him as he was in Tirzah drinking himself drunk in the house of Arza, steward of his … Continue reading

Thursday, August 9, 2018 “The Fear of the Lord”

1 Kings 16:5-7 5 Now the rest of the acts of Baasha, what he did, and his might, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel? 6 So Baasha rested with his fathers and was buried in Tirzah. Then Elah his son reigned in his place. 7 And also the word … Continue reading

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 “Going to the Dogs & Birds”

1 Kings 16:3-4 3 surely I will take away the posterity of Baasha and the posterity of his house, and I will make your house like the house of Jeroboam the son of Nebat. 4 The dogs shall eat whoever belongs to Baasha and dies in the city, and the birds of the air shall eat whoever … Continue reading

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 “Jehu’s Word”

1 Kings 16:1-3 Then the word of the Lord came to Jehu the son of Hanani, against Baasha, saying: 2 “Inasmuch as I lifted you out of the dust and made you ruler over My people Israel, and you have walked in the way of Jeroboam, and have made My people Israel sin, to provoke Me … Continue reading

Monday, August 6, 2018 “God’s Grace For Good Leaders”

1 Kings 15:33-34 33 In the third year of Asa king of Judah, Baasha the son of Ahijah became king over all Israel in Tirzah, and reigned twenty-four years. 34 He did evil in the sight of the Lord, and walked in the way of Jeroboam, and in his sin by which he had made Israel sin. … Continue reading