The Almighty, the Creator of the ends of the earth could have sent down fire to consume the whole lot of them and scorch every last hair on their heads. But that is not why he sent Elijah. He sent Elijah to get the attention of the people, to save them from the hand of Ahab and from living a life devoted to sin.
Elijah gives Obadiah his word that he will remain and wait for the king. What is Obadiah’s response?
God wants to be involved in every area of the lives of His children.
Do you allow the Master Builder access to your whole house?
Win your battles. Thank the Lord. Gather the booty. Share the wealth. Repeat.
Covetousness takes and never gives!
Coveting what we don’t have, or can’t have, keeps us self-focused, or self-centered.