We need more than Jesus the Teacher …

We need more than Jesus the Teacher. We need Jesus the Saviour. We read the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12), and we find ourselves thinking, "This is too much for me. I cannot possibly live up to this." When we think a bit more about this, we start to feel, "This is bad news. It shows us …

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Taking Up The Mantle Of Prophetic Ministry

2 Kings 1:1-2:13‘He took up the mantle of Elijah’(2:13). Elijah’s ministry had ended. Elisha’s ministry was about to begin. It was the beginning of a new era. This may have been a new ministry. It was not, however, a new message. Both men preached the Word of the Lord. Elisha continued Elijah’s work. He took …

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