2 KINGS 7
2 Kings 7
OUR DEPENDABLE GOD
GODíS PROMISES ARE PHENOMENAL Ė Vs. 1
Elisha promised that in a time of famine and high prices that food would be cheap the next day.
Quite a promise when the city is surrounded. Godís promise was phenomenal.
As you read the Bible, you may find many of Godís promises to be phenomenal as well.
MANíS SKEPTICISM IS PREDICTABLE Ė Vs. 2
Some people are always skeptical of Godís promises.† One of the kingís servants was.† Elisha promised that the man would see it, but not partake of it.
Our unbelief of Godís promises hinders his work. Hebrews 3:18-19, 11:6
GODíS DELIVERANCE IS POWERFUL Ė Vss. 3-8
God caused the Syrian army to hear noises and panic.
Everyone left.† Lepers discovered the spoils.
God will deliver you when you need it.
His deliverance is powerful.
GODíS PROVISION IS PLENTIFUL Ė Vss. 9-15
The lepers reported the availability of food and treasure.† The citizens of the city would have more than enough.
When God provides for you, you will have more than enough! Philippians 4:9
GODíS WORD IS PLAUSIBLE Ė Vss. 16-20
No matter how unrealistic Godís promises may seem, they are always plausible, because God promises to keep His promises.
The prophecies found in verses 1-2 were both fulfilled.