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Category: 1 Kings

How Rehoboam Failed at Servant Leadership

ArticleOctober 27, 20191 Kings 12:1-17, 25-29

King Solomon had put a heavy burden on the people, both in taxation and labor. The Israelites had gathered to meet Rehoboam to ask him to make their burden lighter. Rehoboam would presented with a choice of what sort of king he would become.

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Elijah hears from God

Video 6:43October 29, 20171 Kings 19:1-18

A powerful wind blows, shattering rocks on the mountain but God wasn’t in it. And then there was an earthquake. And then a fire. But God wasn’t in those either. God’s presence was in the stillness that came after.

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