Week 31: Renew the Covenant

Week 31: Renew the Covenant Today’s Text: Second Kings 21-25 Key Text: Second Kings 23:1-3 “Then the king called together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem. He went up to the temple of the LORD with the people of Judah, the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the priests and the prophets—all the people from the least… Continue reading Week 31: Renew the Covenant

Not Far Enough

Week 29: Not Far Enough Today’s Text: Second Kings 11-15 Key Text: Second Kings 12:1-3 “In the seventh year of Jehu, Joash became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem forty years. His mother’s name was Zibiah; she was from Beersheba. Joash did what was right in the eyes of the LORD all the years Jehoiada… Continue reading Not Far Enough

Week 31 Tuesday

Faithful Renewal Today’s scripture selection: Second Kings 21-25 Key verses: Second Kings 23:1-3 Josiah was a young – but faithful – king. During a period of reform he instituted a “book” was found.  It was no ordinary book.  It was a book of law and religious covenant.  It clearly spelled out all the things that… Continue reading Week 31 Tuesday

Week 30 Tuesday

A Foolish Pride Today’s scripture selection: Second Kings 16-20 Key verses: Second Kings 16-20      King Hezekiah was going to die.  At least that was the word from Isaiah the prophet.  Fearful; broken; he appealed to God for mercy.  And he received it – another fifteen years of life.      His appeal was based on… Continue reading Week 30 Tuesday

Week 29 Tuesday

Well Guided Today’s scripture selection: Second Kings 11-16 Key verses: Second Kings 12:1-3      In ancient Israel kings came and went – frequently.  Some were pretty good; some were extremely evil; and some were very young when they began to rule.      Take young Joash for example.  He was only seven years old when his… Continue reading Week 29 Tuesday

Week 28 Tuesday

Even If Today’s scripture selection: Second Kings 6-10 Key verses: Second Kings 7:1-2      Some people are just hard to sell.      They are skeptics with a capital S.      Elisha had proven himself time and again.  As the prophet Elijah’s successor he was a great success.  He had a ministry that would last over… Continue reading Week 28 Tuesday

Week 27 Tuesday

Doing What It Takes Today’s scripture selection: Second Kings 1-5 Key verses: Second Kings 5:14      Naaman wasn’t just anybody.      The scripture says he was “the commander of the army of the king of Aram.  He was a great man in the sight of his master and highly regarded, because through him the LORD… Continue reading Week 27 Tuesday