Jotham became Judah’s king after his father Uzziah died. Jotham profited by his father’s examples—both good and bad. He followed the good and shunned the bad. As Charles Spurgeon once wrote: It is a great mercy for us if, when we have seen others sin, we use their ship-wrecks as beacons for ourselves. Please open your Bible to Second Chronicles chapter twenty-seven, and listen as Pastor Ray Viola begins his discussion of this chapter.