Obadiah stood with Ahab and Jehoshaphat outside Ramoth in Gilead. “Where are your royal robes, my king?” Ahab tipped his head toward Jehoshaphat. “The king of Judah deserves the glory for the victory we’re about to share. He’ll wear his royal robes from Jerusalem while I fight in the thick of it in disguise.” Biah […]
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Elijah in the Talmud
John the Baptist is born.
The family sees Elijah off.
Bad news for the king in Jerusalem
Elijah’s son questions him.
Elijah can’t get started.
Elijah goes home.
The Lord says, “Listen up.”
“I thought I was doing the right thing.” – 1405 words
Jezebel says no.
Jehu fulfils Elijah’s prophecy.
“Do you know why Elijah chose you for this job?” The boy leaned forward. “No, Sir.” If Elijah asked for his help, it didn’t matter why. The man from Elijah glanced quickly around the market. “You’re young and unknown. No one here in Jezreel or over in Ramoth will look at you and think, ‘Important […]
Ahab dies in battle
Biah found Ahab looking over his new garden spot. Biah opened his mouth, closed it, and turned away. He fought to control his rising nausea and turned to face Ahab again. “You didn’t have to let Jezebel kill Naboth.” “You don’t know her, Biah.” Ahab crossed his arms. “It would have done no good.” “Good? […]
Jezebel murders Naboth
King Ahab pouts.
Obadiah hopped into Ahab’s chariot and cocked his head at the hawk which soared over their heads. A fresh breeze whispered from an almond grove behind them. “Feel it, my king. ‘The winter is past; the rains are over and gone. Flowers appear.’” “I’ll show you what I feel, Biah.” Ahab tapped the driver, and […]
People fell on the ground and lay facing the tiny wisps of steam that rose in the stillness. – 2075 words
Bring the tribes.
Obadiah & Ahab search for pasture.
“We could transplant all the baby vines today if you weren’t so stubborn.” – 2155 words
Nathan teaches Zim.
“Let’s keep our voices down, dear.” – 2159 words
“Open up! Rocky’s hurt.”
Elijah and Nathan go home.
The Lord revives him.
Nathan as a leader. Nice, but it would take getting used to. – 3712 words
“The one who straps on armor should not boast like the one who takes it off.” – 952 words
Elijah meets the vineyard owner.
Obadiah and Ahab escape Ben-hadad’s trap and defeat the Syrians.
Elijah discovers a neglected vineyard.
“Every one of us has to kill our man or we leave a hole for the Syrians. I want only the best.” – 1564 words
“That one. Ask her.”
Micaiah arrives in Samaria
Elijah and Nathan settle in with the widow and her son.
Micaiah sneaks through enemy lines.
Elijah and Nathan hike up the coast to Zarephath.
The Lord sends Micaiah with a message for the king.
Elijah saves Rocky from the Moloch goons.
The bubblers enter the cave. (Isaiah 11:6)
Elijah bullies Nathan into going home with him.
Bubblers collect in a cave.
Elijah endures the Kerith.
Gera hides Micaiah and Imri in his grove.
Nathan takes Elijah to the Kerith.
Micaiah challenges the Asherah temple boss.
Ruthie recruits helpers.