Wednesday, September 18, 2019 “Keep Silent”

2 Kings 2:5 5 Now the sons of the prophets who were at Jericho came to Elisha and said to him, “Do you know that the LORD will take away your master from over you today?” So he answered, “Yes, I know; keep silent!” Elisha was learning to turn off the voice of that which … Continue reading

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 “I’m Going With You”

2 Kings 2:4 4 Then Elijah said to him, “Elisha, stay here, please, for the LORD has sent me on to Jericho.” But he said, “As the LORD lives, and as your soul lives, I will not leave you!” So they came to Jericho. Once again Elisha shows determination in following Elijah. Elijah told his … Continue reading

Monday September 16, 2019 “I Know, Keep Silent”

2 Kings 2:3 3 Now the sons of the prophets who were at Bethel came out to Elisha, and said to him, “Do you know that the LORD will take away your master from over you today?” And he said, “Yes, I know; keep silent!” The religious sons of the prophets thought they knew something … Continue reading

Sunday September 15, 2019 “Elijah Tests Elisha”

2 Kings 2:1-2 And it came to pass, when the LORD was about to take up Elijah into heaven by a whirlwind, that Elijah went with Elisha from Gilgal. 2 Then Elijah said to Elisha, “Stay here, please, for the LORD has sent me on to Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As the LORD lives, and … Continue reading

Saturday September 14, 2019 “Do What You Can Now”

2 Kings 1:17-18 17 So Ahaziah died according to the word of the Lord which Elijah had spoken. Because he had no son, Jehoram became king in his place, in the second year of Jehoram the son of Jehoshaphat, king of Judah. 18 Now the rest of the acts of Ahaziah which he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles … Continue reading

Friday September 13, 2019 “No God, No Life”

2 Kings 1:16 16 Then he said to him, “Thus says the Lord: ‘Because you have sent messengers to inquire of Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron, is it because there is no God in Israel to inquire of His word? Therefore you shall not come down from the bed to which you have gone up, but you shall surely die.’ ” … Continue reading

Thursday September 12, 2019 “Answer Questions with a Question”

2 Kings 1: 1616 Then he said to him, “Thus says the Lord: ‘Because you have sent messengers to inquire of Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron, is it because there is no God in Israel to inquire of His word? Therefore you shall not come down from the bed to which you have gone up, but you shall surely die.’ ” … Continue reading

Wednesday September 11, 2019 “Quick to Obey”

2 Kings 1:15 15 And the angel of the LORD said to Elijah, “Go down with him; do not be afraid of him.” So he arose and went down with him to the king. When the moment was right Elijah the Prophet received the Word of the Lord to go and see the King. Elijah … Continue reading

Tuesday September 10, 2019 “Mercy”

2 Kings 13-14 13 Again, he sent a third captain of fifty with his fifty men. And the third captain of fifty went up, and came and fell on his knees before Elijah, and pleaded with him, and said to him: “Man of God, please let my life and the life of these fifty servants … Continue reading

Monday September 9, 2019 “A Man of God”

2 Kings 1:11-12 11 Then he sent to him another captain of fifty with his fifty men. And he answered and said to him: “Man of God, thus has the king said, ‘Come down quickly!’ ” 12 So Elijah answered and said to them, “If I am a man of God, let fire come down … Continue reading