Elisha Teaches Us Lessons

“Elisha Teaches Us Lessons” is the second part in our Profiles on Prophets series. As an extension to last week’s lesson on Elijah, this week our focus is on his protégé: Elisha. While Elisha’s ministry pronounced judgment on people, it also showed God’s love, mercy, and tenderness toward those who served Him. We can learn many lessons from Elisha’s ministry. No Going Back When the prophet Elijah was instructed to find a servant to train up in the ways of the Lord, he went out to find Elisha: So [Elijah] departed thence, and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth: and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him… And he returned back from him, and took a yoke of oxen, and slew them, and boiled their flesh with the instruments of the oxen, … Continue reading Elisha Teaches Us Lessons