1 Kings 21: Influence for Good

But the people did not listen. Manasseh led them astray, so that they did more evil than the nations the Lord had destroyed before the Israelites. -2 Kings 21:9 Leaders influence others for good or for evil. In King Manasseh’s case, we are told he led his people astray. He influenced those he led to [Read More…]

1 Kings 21: We All Stand in Need of God’s Grace

27 When Ahab heard these words, he tore his clothes, put on sackcloth and fasted. He lay in sackcloth and went around meekly. 28 Then the word of the Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite: 29 “Have you noticed how Ahab has humbled himself before me? Because he has humbled himself, I will not bring this disaster in [Read More…]