April 20, 2018

People generally regard Jehoshaphat as one of Judah’s good kings, but he received rebukes in Scripture for two unholy alliances. When God tells us not to be unequally yoked with unbelievers, He means it! A man’s heart is right with Christ when he wills what God wills...

April 19, 2018

Unbelief displeases God, and when God sent a prophet to Asa to rebuke him for his unbelief, Asa became wroth with God’s messenger for telling him the truth. Beware of rejecting the LORD’s truth and His correction, as Asa learned, the consequences are bad. Please open...

April 18, 2018

Spiritual and physical decline marked the last five years of Asa’s reign. As the king drifted away from the LORD, he placed his trust in men rather than in God. Asa’s life reminds of the need to remain steadfast in our walk with Jesus Christ, no matter how old we are...

April 17, 2018

A prophecy made by Azariah the son of Oded emboldened and encouraged Asa. Asa responded to the exhortation with action. He made a renewed effort to continue removing the idolatry from the land. We also must be responsive to what we read and what we hear from God’s...

April 16, 2018

The Spirit of God exhorted Asa to remember that Israel was spiritually declining, because they chose to do that which was right in their own eyes instead of submitting to God’s word and His will. The end of the book of Judges gives us a picture of the tragic results...

April 13, 2018

During a time of rest and quiet, Asa did not kick back. He used his time wisely as a steward of God by doing two important things: First, he determined to seek the Lord fervently. Then he fortified himself in anticipation of future battles. We should also fortify...