After a strong start, King Hezekiah’s reign seems to come to a disappointing end. That’s the way the author of the Book of 2 Kings sees it, dividing his account of the life of Hezekiah into two parts. First there was the rise of Hezekiah, which we studied last week, and then there was his […]
Hezekiah - The Rise and Fall
In the Divided Kingdom period you have one line of kings that rule the northern Kingdom, then called Israel, and you have one line of kings in the south, called Judah. With only a few exceptions, all the kings that ruled both kingdoms were lousy kings, forsaking the LORD and oppressing their own people. Yet […]
Hezekiah was a man who trusted God with the impossible so we could have the confidence to do the same.