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  Elijah and Elisha  
 
 
Elijah and Elisha prophesied during the reign of kings who defied God. In stark contrast, the prophets' trust in God moved them through famines, Baal worship, and political corruption. They unflinchingly demonstrated God's care.
 

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Projects and Activities
  Trusting and Listening to God
Puzzles, Mazes, Coloring, etc.
Coloring Page - Find what's missing in the picture of Elijah and the ravens
Coloring Page - Elijah Outruns the Chariots
Elijah and the Ravens Maze - Read the story of Elijah and the ravens and                                                       then help the raven find Elijah
Food for Elijah - Black out certain letters to find out how God cared for Elijah
Shep and Lily Talk about Josiah the 8-Year-Old King
Breakfast with the Birds - Decipher the code to uncover the message God                                                gave Elijah while he was hiding to save his life
God Sends Fire - Read 1 Kings 18:20-39 and fill in the missing words from                                 the verses to help remember the story
A Prayer for Healing - Break the code to fill in the correct letters and find out                                         how Elisha healed the Shunammite's son
God Answers Elisha's Prayer - Color in the boxes to find out what the                                                         Shunammite's son does when God heals                                                         him
Online Crossword Puzzle - Elijah and Elisha
Bible Stories and Discussion Questions (read online and lookup in your Bible)
  Elijah Is Fed by Ravens
Read 1 Kings 17:1-9
     •  Elijah Is Fed by Ravens (younger children)
     •  Food From Birds (younger children)
     •  Elijah the Prophet (older children / teens)
     •  Why Birds Fed a Prophet by a Brook Near Jordan (older children          / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Elijah Helps a Widow
Read 1 Kings 17:10-24
     •  Elijah Visits a Widow (younger children)
     •  God Sends Food Everyday (younger children)
     •  Elijah the Prophet (older children / teens)
     •  Why Birds Fed a Prophet by a Brook Near Jordan (older children          / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Elijah on Mount Carmel
Read 1 Kings 18:1-40
     •  Elijah on Mount Carmel (younger children)
     •  How God Showed His Great Power on Mount Carmel (older children          / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Elijah and the Still Small Voice
Read 1 Kings 19:4-12
     •  Discussion Questions
  Elijah Goes to Heaven
Read 2 Kings 2:1-18
     •  Elijah Goes to Heaven (younger children)
     •  The Story of a Great Whirlwind (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Widow and the Pot of Oil
Read II Kings 4:1-7
     •  Elisha, a messenger for God (younger children)
     •  Jars of Oil (younger children)
     •  The Pot of Oil and the Pot of Poison (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  The Shunammite
Read II Kings 4: 8-37
     •  A Room on the Roof (younger children)
     •  The Little Boy at Shunem (older children / teens)
     •  The Story About a Little Boy (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Poison in the Pot
Read II Kings 4:38-41
     •  The Pot of Oil and the Pot of Poison (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Twenty Loaves of Bread
Read II Kings 4: 42-44
     •  The Pot of Oil and the Pot of Poison (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Naaman
Read II Kings 5
     •  Naaman (younger children)
     •  How a Little Girl Helped to Cure a Leper (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Floating Axe Head
Read II Kings 6:1-6
     •  The Pot of Oil and the Pot of Poison (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  The Syrian Army
Read II Kings 6:8-23
     •  The Chariots of Fire Around Elisha (older children / teens)
     •  Discussion Questions
  Josiah the King
Read II Kings 22
     •  A Boy King (younger children)
     •  Discussion Questions
Listen to Bible Stories (online)
  Naaman (told by Margie F. Eddington)
  Holy Land Tour - Mount Carmel (Elijah and the Prophets of Baal)
  Holy Land Tour - The Jordan River (Stories of Elijah and Elisha)
Living with the Bible
  Persecution's Reward - Elijah learned that fear cannot stop God's power
  Infinite Supply - Discusses how Elisha proved the power of gratitude
  Thanksgiving – A Healing Time - Reminds of us how Elisha's question to the widow woman “[W]hat do you have in your house?” brought solutions
  Pete Williams finds Elisha's example helpful in managing relationships at work
Bible Overview
  Bible Overview - 1 Kings
  Bible Overview - 2 Kings
  Bible Characters - Elijah and Elisha
  Who or what is a prophet?
Parenting with the Bible
  What's in Your House?
Teen Time - Make a Difference
  For Teens - Be a prophet like Elijah and Elisha; stand up for God
  Learn more about the women who helped Elijah and Elisha and so were helped themselves
Teen Time - Questions and Answers
  How do you know what's right to do in different situations? How do you know it's God who's talking to you?
  How can I find ideas when I have no inspiration to write a paper?
  When suggestions or thoughts come to you to take your life, what can you do? (Jesus' and Elijah's examples help a teenager struggling with these thoughts)
   
   
 
   
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