Bibletime Lessons: Level 4
Lesson No. 1 – Elisha and Elijah
Elisha was the son of a farmer called Shaphat. All names in the Bible have a meaning and Elisha’s name means ‘God is salvation’. God planned to use Elisha to save His people. This is how it all began.
1 Kings 19: 19-21
2 Kings 2: 1-22
Lesson No. 2 – Elisha and the Poor
In this study there are four of the miracles which God performed through Elisha.
2 Kings 4: 1-44
Lesson No. 3 – Elisha and an Army Officer
This study is all about the commander of the army of the king of Syria (also called Aram).
2 Kings 5: 1-27
Lesson No. 4 – Elisha and The Syrian Army
The Syrian army, under King Ben-Hadad of Damascus, had invaded Israel in force and surrounded Samaria, where King Jehoram of Israel was in residence. The city was completely cut off and there was a famine. Things were desperate – and so was King Jehoram. He looked around for someone to blame for their misfortune – Elisha! The king declared that he would have him beheaded and off he went to visit Elisha, who was also living in Samaria. But Elisha was expecting him and had a message from the Lord for him.
2 Kings 6: 24 & 25; 7: 1-20