Tag - 2 Chronicles

Why Did They Wait So Long?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Chronicles 30:26 There was great joy in Jerusalem, for since the days of Solomon son of David king of Israel there had been nothing like this in Jerusalem. O-bservation: The joy mentioned in this passage was a result of King Hezekiah returning the Passover celebration to the people of Judah. You may not think much about it, but Passover was the first of three HUGE high feast days in Israel, including Pentecost and Atonement. The reason why this was so significant was it had been about 240 years since the people had been...

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Good Just Isn’t Good Enough

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Chronicles 27:2 He did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, just as his father Uzziah had done, but unlike him he did not enter the temple of the Lord. The people, however, continued their corrupt practices. O-bservation: This is the brief story of King Jotham, King of Judah. He was the son of a great king named Uzziah. Of course, Uzziah began to fail in his godly leadership of Judah in his final years. Even so, when Jotham took over after his father’s demise, the Bible says that Jotham did...

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No Injustice, No Partiality, And No Bribery

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Chronicles 19:7 Now let the fear of the Lord be on you. Judge carefully, for with the Lord our God there is no injustice or partiality or bribery. O-bservation: As King Jehoshaphat settled into his kingly role in Judah, he began appointing judges to rule the people in Judah. In doing so, he told them that the Lord would be with them. He told them that they were not just judging mere mortals; they were judging for the Lord. He said that with the Lord, there is “No Injustice, No Partiality, And No...

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Sometimes Revivals Last But For A Moment

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Chronicles 11:16 Those from every tribe of Israel who set their hearts on seeking the Lord, the God of Israel, followed the Levites to Jerusalem to offer sacrifices to the Lord, the God of their ancestors. O-bservation: Rehoboam was the son of King Solomon of Israel. It’s amazing that a father as wise as Solomon could raise a son as foolish as Rehoboam. Quickly after his father’s passing, Rehoboam assumed leadership of the nation and made such idiotic moves that he was forced to escape the ten northern tribes of Israel with his...

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What Would YOU Ask For?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Chronicles 1:7 That night God appeared to Solomon and said to him, “Ask for whatever you want me to give you. O-bservation: King David had died, and King Solomon had been firmly established as king over Israel at 20 years of age. Earlier that day, Solomon had addressed all of Israel and the commanders over the armies of Israel. He then went to the bronze altar in the tent of meeting and offered a thousand burnt offerings on it. Later that evening, God spoke to Solomon and said, “Ask for whatever you want...

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