Powered by 4 - October 12, 2015

 

Other gods

Today's reading: 1 Kings 11:9-43

The first few verses of our passage today spoke loudly to me. Despite God's blessing paired with repeated instructions and cautions, Solomon chose to go his own way and serve other gods. As a result, God is angry and there are far reaching consequences—for Solomon, his descendants and the entire nation of Israel.

What are the things that can become "other gods" to you if you're not being mindful of, and intentional about, your relationship with God? What's one thing that stood out to you from 1 Kings 11 about the consequences of turning away from God? Tami

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