Why was Elijah’s belly churning? Why was he fighting back these tears? Milkah squeezed his arm and glanced up at his face. “What’s wrong?” Tishbe, Gilead, 88 B.C. 1 Kings 20:1-4 Elijah tugged Milkah into a hug and blinked back his tears. “Has Nate told you about Neetz?” Elijah paced from
“My Elijah’s come home, Daddy.”
he bounced off into the bushes and climbed into the hills
“He shows no mercy, but persecutes the poor.”
The temple boss came into spitting range.
A thick man leered at Obadiah. “Looking for somebody?”
John the Baptist is born.
Jehu fulfils Elijah’s prophecy.
The family sees Elijah off.
Bad news for the king in Jerusalem
Elijah’s son questions his methods.
See Gwen’s critique.
– a random arrow
Jehoshaphat joins Ahab against Ben Hadad.
Postmortem of a murder
Jezebel murders Naboth
King Ahab pouts.
Ben Hadad returns and Ahab defeats him again.
“Lijah, my Lijah. You’ve come back.”
Ahab escapes Ben-hadad’s trap and defeats the Syrians.
“Nathan, a butcher’s apprentice?”
“Every one of us has to kill our man.”
Elijah rejoins his family in Tishbe.
“Ben-hadad will not go away”
Elijah goes back north.
Micaiah and Ben Hadad’s courier both arrive.
The Lord says, “Listen up.”
Micaiah sneaks through enemy lines to Gera’s shack.
– Elijah flees south from Jezebel
The Lord sends Micaiah with a message for the king.
What will you do in the thickets of the Jordan?
Elijah runs thru the rain and is rejected at the fort.
Elijah kills 450 officials of Baal.
People fell on the ground toward the tiny wisps of steam.
Bring the tribes.
“You’re the kid we chased through the market that day at the fort.”
Neetz or Bernice?
Elijah and Nathan go home.
Elijah talks with Nathan about Bernice.
Elijah raised his head. “Zim is dead.”
Watering the vines
– Neetz teaches Nathan how to tie his sandals.
They find a huge spring.
Elijah meets the vineyard owner.
Elijah discovers a neglected vineyard.
“Can we have one, Mommy?”
Elijah and Nathan settle in with the widow and her son.
Elijah and Nathan hike up the coast to Zarephath.
Elijah saves Rocky from the Moloch goons.
Elijah bullies Nathan into going home with him.
– Micaiah hikes to the cave.
– Elijah is not a happy camper.
– Nathan hides Elijah by the Brook Kerith.
– Logistics of feeding fugitives
– Gera pulls Micaiah out of the fight.
8. Neither dew nor rain
– Slavers murder a second friend.
– Obadiah helps bury his friend.
– Obadiah gives Prince Ahab a business lesson.
7. To tell the king.
Does your new wife really have fourteen hairdressers?
– Slave traders murder Obadiah’s friend.
6. Moloch murders Omar.
Why is the bakery closed?
The sale of temple prostitutes
– King Omri executes an embezzler.
Nathan makes a friend.
3. The girl next door
He slapped the prince’s horse on the rump.
Asherah brings business.
– Obadiah races Prince Ahab.
877 BC – A slave girl runs to Elijah for help.