S O A P / 16.06.2021

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Kings 19:19a So Elijah went from there and found Elisha son of Shaphat. O-bservation: This is a very revealing passage of scripture. Elijah had just called down fire on the prophets of Baal and had them killed. Ahab, the King of Israel, went and told his wife Jezebel what Elijah had done. Jezebel swore she would kill Elijah. When Elijah heard this, he was so scared he ran for his life and hid in a cave. God came to him and said, “What are you doing here, Elijah?” (vs. 9). Elijah told the Lord he was the only one left in Israel who feared the Lord (vs.14). God told him that He had 7,000 folks who had not bowed a knee to Baal. Immediately, Elijah knew he needed help. He found Elisha, and Elisha left what he was doing to be mentored by Elijah, the prophet. A-pplication: Every time I read this passage, I hear the Lord say, “Who Are You Raising Up?” This walk with Jesus is always about reproducing the life of Christ in others, so when you leave this planet, there is someone to take your place for Jesus. The thing that scared...