A Faith Journey — 2

 

Last Sunday, we studied the faith journey of the Shunnamite woman, which reflects the faith journey of Israel and our faith journey as well. We learned that the purpose of the miracles of Elijah and Elisha is to show Israel that Yahweh remains gracious to her, despite the godlessness of her kings.

We also learned that the first three marks of the faith of the Shunnamite woman. It is a giving faith. The faith that receives is the faith that gives.

It is a contented faith. The faith that is rests content in Christ resists the craving for more.

It is a rewarded faith. God rewards a giving faith, stretching it to believe the impossible.

Today, we shall learn five more marks of the faith of the Shunnamite woman. . . . more

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