The sequel to Revived by His Word
Believe His Prophets, the sequel to Revived by His Word, is a five-year program reading through the Bible and selected Ellen White writings, including Steps to Christ, Christ’s Object Lessons, Patriarchs and Prophets, Prophets and Kings, The Desire of Ages, The Acts of the Apostles, and The Great Controversy. You can receive daily Bible readings, participate in interactive blogs and read select inspirational writings.
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In the whole Bible the prophet Micaiah has only has one story to his name, but it’s a great one. Wicked King Ahab wants to fight against Ramoth Gilead. Good king Jehoshaphat has unwisely joined him. He suggests they ask God for counsel before they go out. Ahab agrees and calls in his 400 well-trained prophets. “Go up,” they cry in well-paid unison. “God…
King Jehoshaphat “did not seek the idols of Baal, but sought the God of his father, and walked in His commandments….His heart took delight in the ways of the Lord” (verse 3 and 6). What a beautiful description of what a Christian should be! “Walking” in God’s commands is active, so far beyond mere profession. “Delighting” in the Lord’s ways is even deeper. …
Will you finish well? There are many good starters. We’ve seen them flash out of the starting blocks—Saul, Solomon, Rehoboam, and now Asa. Saul was head and shoulders above the others. None could compare to Solomon. Asa’s victory and reforms were outstanding. But the race is long and even good runners tire.
Asa took his eyes off the Lord and…
After God gave King Asa the incredible victory over the huge Ethiopian army, He sent a special message through prophet Azariah. It was full of encouragement and a gentle warning. “The Lord is with you while you are with Him. If you seek Him, He will be found by you; but if you forsake Him, He will forsake you” (verse 2).
Even with fresh victory,…
Listen to King Asa's amazing prayer, “Lord, it is nothing for You to help, whether with many or with those who have no power; help us, O Lord our God, for we rest on You, and in your name we go against this multitude, O Lord, You are our God; do not let man prevail against You!” (verse 11).
A million enemy soldiers were overcome! This story is for…
King Abijah of Judah had 400,000 valiant warriors. But King Jeroboam of Israel brought an army of 800,000 against him. The odds were 2 to 1.
King Abijah stood up on Mount Zemaraim and shouted warnings against his foe. “We have been faithful to God and you have rebelled.” “We have the living God and His great temple. You have golden calves.” …
After Rehoboam had followed God for three years, it only took only two years of “forsaking the law of the Lord” to totally forfeit God’s protection. An enormous host of 1,200 chariots, 60,000 horsemen, and people without number led by Shishak of Egypt marched against Judah and took all their fortified cities.
As they were about to enter Jerusalem,…