Posts Tagged Prophecy

Tychicus: God’s Postman (Colossians 4:7-9)

Very often we define ourselves, or find ourselves defined by, what we do.  Upon meeting someone, after exchanging names our second question is usually, ‘So what do you do?’  Our occupation, field of work or career therefore communicates to others something about us which begins to define us as a person. So on that basis […]

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Zechariah: Interrupted by God (Luke 1:5-25 & 57-80)

Luke 1:2-25 & 57-80 Zechariah was a priest from a priestly family.  He had married Elizabeth who was herself a priests’ daughter (v5).  They are described by Luke as being ‘righteous in the sight of God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and requirements of the Lord’ (v6).  What an outstanding introduction for the first […]

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Azariah the son of Oded: Prophetically speaking courage (2 Chronicles 15)

2 Chronicles 15 Azariah the son of Oded appears in the pages of Scripture and then disappears just as quickly.  However, his legacy was an encouraged king, a changed nation and a peace that was to last for 20 years. King Asa, the great-great-grandson of King David, had come to the throne of Judah.  His […]

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