Tag: flee

  • August 31 – A Remnant of Judah Flees to Egypt

    Reading Jer. 40:7-16; 41:1-18; 42:1-22; 43:1-13; 44:1-30; 51:64b Devotional Only two months after Jerusalem’s fall conflict arises within the remnant of Judah. Recall that Nebuchadnezzar had setup Gedaliah as governor of Judah. Only the poorest Israelites had been left in Judah, the rest were carried to Babylon. Some of these men, led by a man…

  • April 13 – Absalom Rebels Against David

    Reading 2 Sam. 14:25-16:14 Psalm 3 Devotional Two years after Absalom returned to Jerusalem he and David finally saw each other. Absalom bowed before David and David kissed him. However, it seems that Absalom developed contempt for the king over time. In time Absalom acquired a chariot and fifty men to run ahead of him.…

  • April 2 – David Flees Saul and Gains Support

    Reading 1 Sam. 21:1-12 Psalm 56 1 Sam. 21:13-15 Psalm 34 1 Sam. 22:1-2 Psalm 142 1 Chron. 12:8-18 1 Sam. 22:3-5 Devotional David fled from King Saul because Saul was still trying to kill him. GOD was with David and blessed him. David was afraid at times and he relied upon GOD for strength,…