'1 Kings 19:15-21' Tagged Posts

'1 Kings 19:15-21' Tagged Posts

Keep Your Hands to the Plow! (2018)

Jesus said, “No man, having put his hand to the plow, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God” (Luke 9:62). The prophet Elisha is an example of one who didn’t look back. Instead, he burned his farm equipment, slaughtered and ate his oxen, and devoted the rest of his life to serving God. Jesus made it very clear that service and salvation can’t be separated. As Catherine Booth said, “The true service of God is obedience prompted…

Keep Your Hands to the Plow!

Jesus said that anyone who put their hand to the plough, and looked back, was unfit for the kingdom of God. Elisha is an example of one who didn’t look back. Instead, he burned his farm equipment, slaughtered and ate his oxen, and devoted the rest of his life to serving God. Jesus made it very clear that service and salvation can’t be separated. As Catherine Booth said, “The true service of God is obedience prompted by love. ‘If ye…