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Bible Stories – Elisha

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God sent Elijah the prophet to succeed him as prophet of God. Elijah found Elisha plowing the fields and threw his cloak around him Elisha followed Elijah and became his servant. When it was time for Elijah to leave this world,  Elisha asked to inherit a double portion of his spirit. Elijah replied that if Elisha were to see him taken to the heavens, God would grant his request. Elisha watched as a chariot and horses of fire came and Elijah taken away in a whirlwind. God’s spirit was upon Elisha. Elisha was used by God to perform great miracles.   Read more…

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Bible Stories – Gideon

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The Israelites did evil in God’s eyes, so He gave them to the Midianites. Midian so impoverished the Israelites that they cried out to the Lord for help. So God sent Gideon to deliver them. When the angel of the Lord appeared before Gideon, he had one excuse after another. When the angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, “The Lord is with you,mighty warrior.” “Pardon me, my lord,” Gideon replied, “but if the Lord is with us, why has all this happened to us? Where are all his wonders that our ancestors told us about when they said, ‘Did not the Lordbring us up out of Egypt?’ But now the Lord has   Read more…

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Bible Stories – King Hezekiah

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Hezekiah became king of Judah at the age of 25. After many kings who disobeyed God and who did evil, Hezekiah followed God and led his people back to The Lord. Hezekiah trusted in the Lord, the God of Israel. There was no one like him among all the kings of Judah, either before him or after him. 2 Kings 18:5 The king of Assyria sent his supreme commander, his chief officer and his field commander with a large army, from Lachish to King Hezekiah at Jerusalem to threaten King Hezekiah and to attempt to turn the Israelites against him. The messenger said, “This   Read more…

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