Saturday, August 24, 2019 “Two Year Reign”

1 Kings 22:51 51 Ahaziah the son of Ahab became king over Israel in Samaria in the seventeenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah and reigned two years over Israel. Ahaziah, son of Ahab reigned as King only 2 years. His time was cut short because of the evil he had done. PRAY that some … Continue reading

Friday, August 23, 2019 “Father’s Footsteps”

1 Kings 22:50 50 And Jehoshaphat rested with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the City of David his father. Then Jehoram his son reigned in his place. It is always good to see children walk in their father’s footsteps when the pathway made was a good one. David, Jehoshaphat and Jehoram … Continue reading

Thursday August 22, 2019 “A Wise Refusal”

1 Kings 22:49 49 Then Ahaziah the son of Ahab said to Jehoshaphat, “Let my servants go with your servants in the ships.” But Jehoshaphat would not. “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.” Ahab’s son Ahaziah wanted his servants to ally with Jehoshaphat’s men to sail the seas. Jehoshaphat did not agree. Pray … Continue reading

Wednesday August 21, 2019 “True Riches”

1 Kings 22:48 48 Jehoshaphat made merchant ships to go to Ophir for gold; but they never sailed, for the ships were wrecked at Ezion Geber. “The love of money is the root of all evil.” Pray for America today that we will seek true riches – God’s blessings – so we can be a … Continue reading

Tuesday August 20, 2019 “No Gold”

1 Kings 22:48- 48 Jehoshaphat made [a]merchant ships to go to Ophir for gold; but they never sailed, for the ships were wrecked at Ezion Geber. Jehoshaphat made an alliance with King Ahab of Israel (An evil King) to build the ships.  The ships never sailed, they sunk.  PRAY that our nation will never simply chase after “gold” at the expense … Continue reading

Monday August 19, 2019 “Do What’s Right”

1 Kings 22:47- 47 There was then no king in Edom, only a deputy of the king. This verse sounds like the times of the Bible Book of Judges when everyone did what was right in their own eyes.  From time to time God raised up judges to direct the steps of His people.  PRAY that the … Continue reading

Saturday August 17, 2019 “Working Together when Possible”

1 Kings 22:44- 44 Also Jehoshaphat made peace with the king of Israel. Although Jehoshaphat did much good he failed in his relational influence with the King of Israel. Jehoshaphat made deals with Ahab that always “went south.” Pray that our leaders in America will work together when it does not compromise Biblical values.

Friday August 16, 2019 “Patriarchal Influence”

1 Kings 22:42-43- Jehoshaphat was thirty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned twenty-five years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Azubah the daughter of Shilhi. 43 And he walked in all the ways of his father Asa. He did not turn aside from them, doing what was right in the eyes of the Lord. Nevertheless the high places were not taken away, for the people … Continue reading

Thursday August 15, 2019 “Destroy the High Places”

1 Kings 22:42-43: 43 And he walked in all the ways of his father Asa. He did not turn aside from them, doing what was right in the eyes of the Lord. Nevertheless the high places were not taken away, for the people offered sacrifices and burned incense on the high places. Jehoshaphat did well in many areas of life following the Lord. … Continue reading

Wednesday August 14, 2019 “A Mother’s Influence”

1 Kings 22:42- Jehoshaphat was thirty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned twenty-five years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Azubah the daughter of Shilhi. It is interesting to note that Jehoshaphat’s mother is mentioned in scripture, Mothers have a profound influence on the children. pray that in these days when there is such confusion about … Continue reading