Tuesday September 21, 2021 “Besieged”

2 Kings 18:9 “Now it came to pass in the fourth year of King Hezekiah, which was the seventh year of Hoshea the son of Elah, king of Israel, that Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up against Samaria and besieged it.” Syria, in response to Hezekiah’s attack, besieged Samaria. That means they cut off the supply lines. Pray that America … Continue reading

Saturday September 18, 2021 “Keeping the Commandments and Lawmakers”

2 Kings 18:6 “For he held fast to the Lord; he did not depart from following Him, but kept His commandments, which the Lord had commanded Moses.” Hezekiah kept the commands that the Lord gave to Moses. We are told in scripture to not remove the ancient landmarks.  These were monuments of remembrance and words to live by. Pray … Continue reading

Friday September 17, 2021 “Hold Fast and Follow Closer”

2 Kings 18:6 “For he held fast to the Lord; he did not depart from following Him, but kept His commandments, which the Lord had commanded Moses.” Hezekiah held fast to God and followed Him. There are many “streams” in Christianity today it seems. Pray that the “stream” America follows will be according to the word of God – … Continue reading

Thursday September 16, 2021 “Hold Fast to the Lord”

2 Kings 18:6 “For he held fast to the Lord; he did not depart from following Him, but kept His commandments, which the Lord had commanded Moses. King Hezekiah held fast to the Lord. This enabled him to stay close to God. Pray today that America and her leaders will hold fast to the Lord – not political ideologies … Continue reading

Wednesday September 15, 2021 “Trusting God”

2 Kings 18:5 “He trusted in the Lord God of Israel, so that after him was none like him among all the kings of Judah, nor who were before him.” In verse 4, we read how Hezekiah did away with the idols that polluted God’s people. In verse 5 we see that it was not only the fact that … Continue reading

Tuesday September 14, 2021 “Bronze Serpents Brought Down”

2 Kings 18:4 “4 He removed the [a]high places and broke the sacred pillars, cut down the [b]wooden image and broke in pieces the bronze serpent that Moses had made; for until those days the children of Israel burned incense to it, and called it [c]Nehushtan.” Hezekiah got rid of the places of pagan worship and the idols of idolaters. He also … Continue reading

Monday September 13, 2021 “Do What is Right”

2 Kings 18:1-3 “Now it came to pass in the third year of Hoshea the son of Elah, king of Israel, that Hezekiah the son of Ahaz, king of Judah, began to reign. 2 He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Abi[a] the daughter of Zechariah. 3 And he did what was right in … Continue reading

Saturday September 11, 2021 “You Shall Not Forget”

2 Kings 17:37-38 “37 And the statutes, the ordinances, the law, and the commandment which He wrote for you, you shall be careful to observe forever; you shall not fear other gods. 38 And the covenant that I have made with you, you shall not forget, nor shall you fear other gods.” On this Day of Remembrance of the tragic … Continue reading

Friday September 10, 2021 “The God of Great Power”

2 Kings 17:36 “36 but the Lord, who brought you up from the land of Egypt with great power and an outstretched arm, Him you shall fear, Him you shall worship, and to Him you shall offer sacrifice.” On the eve of the 20th Anniversary of the attacks on American soil, let us remember the All-Powerful God who helped us recover … Continue reading

Thursday September 9, 2021 “Covenant People”

2 Kings 17:35 “35 with whom the Lord had made a covenant and charged them, saying: “You shall not fear other gods, nor bow down to them nor serve them nor sacrifice to them;”  The Lord had made a covenant with Israel.  God kept His side of the “deal” perfectly, but Israel – well, not so good.  Pray today that … Continue reading