Friday October 15, 2021 “God Delivers Through Truth”

2 Kings 18:29 “29 Thus says the king: ‘Do not let Hezekiah deceive you, for he shall not be able to deliver you from his hand;” The lying, deceiving King Sennacherib accused King Hezekiah of lying to his people.  This was like my mother taught me, “the pot calling the kettle black”.  Pray that the lies of … Continue reading

Thursday October 14, 2021 “Look to the Most High”

2 Kings 18:28 “28 Then the Rabshakeh stood and called out with a loud voice in Hebrew, and spoke, saying, “Hear the word of the great king, the king of Assyria!” The messenger Rabshakeh brought a message from whom he described as “the great king of Assyria”.  In the Prophet Isaiah’s day, he had the tendency to see King … Continue reading

Wednesday October 13, 2021 “Lord, Fearful Words”

2 Kings 18:28 “28 Then the Rabshakeh stood and called out with a loud voice in Hebrew, and spoke, saying, “Hear the word of the great king, the king of Assyria!” In context to verses 26 & 27 Rabshakeh was speaking in a way to create fear and panic in the hearts of everyday people in Judah. Rabshakeh’s message … Continue reading

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

Sunday October 10, 2021 “Discerning Ears”

2 Kings 18:25-26 “25 Have I now come up without the Lord against this place to destroy it? The Lord said to me, ‘Go up against this land, and destroy it.’ ”26 Then Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, Shebna, and Joah said to the Rabshakeh, “Please speak to your servants in Aramaic, for we understand it; and do not speak to us in [a]Hebrew in the hearing … 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