Tuesday October 12, 2021 “People of Faith and Truth”

2 Kings 18:27 “27 But the Rabshakeh said to them, “Has my master sent me to your master and to you to speak these words, and not to the men who sit on the wall, who will eat and drink their own waste with you?” Rabshakeh was sent with a message from Sennacherib king of Assyria to God’s … Continue reading

Monday October 11, 2021 “Truth”

2 Kings 18:27 “27 But the Rabshakeh said to them, “Has my master sent me to your master and to you to speak these words, and not to the men who sit on the wall, who will eat and drink their own waste with you?” The spokesman for God’s people Eliakim attempted to have the threatening message sent … Continue reading

Saturday October 9, 2021 “You Cannot Repel the Least”

2 Kings 18:24 “24 How then will you repel one captain of the least of my master’s servants, and put your trust in Egypt for chariots and horsemen?” The Assyrians taunted God’s people. “You would not be able to repel the least of the attacking armies.” Pray that God’s people will not be fearful of the … Continue reading

Friday October 8, 2021 “Careful Entering Treaties”

2 Kings 18:23 “Now therefore, I urge you, give a pledge to my master the king of Assyria, and I will give you two thousand horses—if you are able on your part to put riders on them!”  The Bible is clear that we should not make hasty pledges or vows especially when it is a matter … Continue reading

Thursday October 7, 2021 “True Worship”

2 Kings 18:22 “18:21 “Now look! You are trusting in the staff of this broken reed, Egypt, on which if a man leans, it will go into his hand and pierce it. So is Pharaoh king of Egypt to all who trust in him.” In this diverse and complex world we live in, there is much confusion … Continue reading

Wednesday October 6, 2021 “Protection from Weak Leaders”

2 Kings 18:21 “Now look! You are trusting in the staff of this broken reed, Egypt, on which if a man leans, it will go into his hand and pierce it. So is Pharaoh king of Egypt to all who trust in him.” Pharaoh plus Egypt as a nation would cause pain for anyone who trust in … Continue reading

Tuesday October 5, 2021 “Trust That Hurts”

2 Kings 18:21 “Now look! You are trusting in the staff of this broken reed, Egypt, on which if a man leans, it will go into his hand and pierce it. So is Pharaoh king of Egypt to all who trust in him.” The message sent to King Hezekiah read, “If you lean on or trust Egypt, … Continue reading

Monday October 4, 2021 “A Broken Super-Power”

2 Kings 18:21 “Now look! You are trusting in the staff of this broken reed, Egypt, on which if a man leans, it will go into his hand and pierce it. So is Pharaoh king of Egypt to all who trust in him.” Egypt was a “super-power” in those days like America is today. The King of … Continue reading

Saturday October 2, 2021 “In God We Trust”

2 Kings 18:19 “Then the Rabshakeh said to them, “Say now to Hezekiah, ‘Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria: “What confidence is this in which you trust?” This is an attack of the enemy to undermine the trust King Hezekiah had being a man who led a nation, “Under the Shadow of the Almighty.” Pray for the … Continue reading

Friday October 1, 2021 “The Enemy Sent Against Jerusalem”

2 Kings 18:17-18 “17 Then the king of Assyria sent the Tartan, the Rabsaris, and the Rabshakeh from Lachish, with a great army against Jerusalem, to King Hezekiah. And they went up and came to Jerusalem. When they had come up, they went and stood by the aqueduct from the upper pool, which was on the highway to the Fuller’s Field. 18 And when they had called to … Continue reading