The Rise of Ahab and Elijah
The Rise of Ahab and Elijah
1 Kings 16 -17
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Sunday School,  November 1, 2009

Elijah, whose name means “Yahweh is God,” comes on the scene in Israel's history to confront the rise of Baal worship. Ahab and Jezebel are in charge and are promoting Baal as a needed addition in Israel. God uses Elijah to denounce Baal and declare Yahweh as the one true God.

Other Lessons by Matt Herbster

A Single-minded Focus
Love the Brethren
Biblical Handling of Anger
The Power of God
Perspective in Suffering
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Other Lessons in 1 Kings

Life of Rehoboam
Mistakes That Make You Look Like Ahab
The King Who Died in Disguise
God Is Big. We Are Small. Trust God!