January 19, 2012

20 Days of Stories You Have Probably Never Heard

MEMORY VERSE
Nehemiah 1:11
O Lord, I beseech You, may Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant and the prayer of Your servants who delight to revere Your name, and make Your servant successful today and grant him compassion before this man.

DAY 11: 2 Kings 2:1-14: Going out like Elijah
In this story we see a beautiful portrayal of the passing of the torch of leadership. Do you think Elisha chose well when he asked for a “double portion” of Elijah’s spirit? As you grow older, is there someone you are mentoring or encouraging in a way that allows you to pass the faith along?