Category Archives: Elijah Gets Taken Up!

2 Kings 2:11-12a

(NIV1984) 2 Kings 2:11-12a – “As they were walking along and talking together, suddenly a chariot of fire and horses of fire appeared and separated the two of them, and Elijah went up to heaven in a whirlwind.  Elisha saw … Continue reading

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2 Kings 2:10

(NIV1984) 2 Kings 2:10 – “‘You have asked a difficult thing,’ Elijah said, ‘yet if you see me when I am taken from you, it will be yours—otherwise not.’” Interesting concept that the fulfillment of Elisha’s request is hinged upon … Continue reading

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2 Kings 2:9b

(NIV1984) 2 Kings 2:9b – “‘Let me inherit a double portion of your spirit,’ Elisha replied.” Wow.  Out of all the things he asks for, all the things he could ask for, this is what Elisha wants?  Why this?  He’s been … Continue reading

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2 Kings 2:9a

(NIV1984) 2 Kings 2:9a – “When they had crossed, Elijah said to Elisha, ‘Tell me, what can I do for you before I am taken from you?’” There’s no more avoiding it any longer.  Even Elijah has said it – … Continue reading

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2 Kings 2:7-8

(NIV1984) 2 Kings 2:7-8 – “Fifty men of the company of the prophets went and stood at a distance, facing the place where Elijah and Elisha had stopped at the Jordan: Elijah took his cloak, rolled it up and struck … Continue reading

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2 Kings 2:6

Friends – I must apologize.  I have fallen behind.  I’m…I’m falling.  I need your prayers.  My priorities are not what they should be, and I apologize.  Hopefully I can get back into the habit of posting every day.  Hopefully you … Continue reading

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2 Kings 2:5

(NIV1984) 2 Kings 2:5 – “The company of the prophets at Jericho went up to Elisha and asked him, ‘Do you know that the LORD is going to take your master from you today?’ “‘Yes, I know,’ he replied, ‘but … Continue reading

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