CCWC 08/03/2003 1 Kings 17
“Elijiah & the hand of God”
‘Living In A Topsy Turvy World’
‘The hand of God’
1. Is God a ‘hands-on’ God? Ask Elijah. God helps us. 1Kgs. 17 – weather forecast – no rain ordered.
2. Feeling ravenous. ha, ha, ha – fed by ravens.
3. Against the grain. No empty jars – constantly refilled.
4. Is anything impossible with God?
Widows’ son dies.
Widows’ son bought back to life.
5. Beyond the Comfort Zone
* Bold Prophecy
* Move to enemy territory
* Went to least likely person for help
* Saw God in action
Keys to Elijah’s success.
* Total trust
* Unquestioning obedience
* Hand of God
Is this the key to your life?