In 1 Kings 18 we find Elijah standing in total victory on top of Mount Carmel, but in the very next chapter he is cowering in a cave wishing to die. What caused this extreme emotional swing and what can we learn from it?
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When Jesus was baptized by John the Baptist in the Jordan River, the heavens opened and the Holy Spirit descended as a dove upon Him.
Contrary to some opinions, Jesus wasn’t always a Mr. Nice Guy who never offended anyone with His words and always avoided controversy.
Jesus anointed by two different women. Both women used alabaster boxes of ointment – costly perfume – both homes were owned by men named Simon.
In 2017, we saw a tidal wave of sex scandals and shamed scoundrels. USA TODAY reported that over 135 prominent men have been accused of sexual misconduct since the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke.
Like Jonathan’s crippled son, Mephibosheth, we have received divine favor and affection due to the atonement Christ made as our substitute.