The ravens brought him bread and meat in the morning, and bread and meat in the evening; and he drank from the brook. 1 Kings 17:6 Continue reading
Month: May 2018
Memorable Scripture: Things can get worse but look for the best.
Now Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight of the Lord, more than all who were before him. 1 Kings 16:30 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: Don’t follow the sin of your ancestors
He did evil in the sight of the Lord, and walked in the way of Jeroboam, and in his sin by which he had made Israel sin. 1 Kings 15:34 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: Doing right in the eyes of the Lord.
Asa did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, as did his father David. 1 Kings 15:11 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: Two Calves and a Feast
Therefore the king asked advice, made two calves of gold, and said to the people, “It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem. Here are your gods, O Israel, which brought you up from the land of Egypt!” 1 Kings 12:28 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: Division
And he said to Jeroboam, “Take for yourself ten pieces, for thus says the Lord, the God of Israel: ‘Behold, I will tear the kingdom out of the hand of Solomon and will give ten tribes to you (but he shall have one tribe for the sake of My servant David, and for the sake of Jerusalem, the city which I have chosen out of all the tribes of Israel), 1 Kings 11:31-32 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: Turning your heart away from God.
But King Solomon loved many foreign women… For it was so, when Solomon was old, that his wives turned his heart after other gods; and his heart was not loyal to the Lord his God, as was the heart of his father David. 1 Kings 11:1, 4 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: Real Wisdom
And the king said, “Divide the living child in two, and give half to one, and half to the other.” 1 Kings 3:25 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: What is your answer?
At Gibeon the Lord appeared to Solomon in a dream by night; and God said, “Ask! What shall I give you?” 1 Kings 3:5 Continue reading
Memorable Scripture: The King has the last word.
Then Jonathan answered and said to Adonijah, “No! Our lord King David has made Solomon king. 1 Kings 1:43 Continue reading