Part three of my series on the Life of Elijah.
Feel free to use for yourself!
Victory on Mt. Carmel – Am I willing to stand?
1 Kings 18:17-40
I. Elijah takes the Stand (1 Kings 18:21)
- Elijah demands a decision (18:21a)
- The people remain silent (18:21b)
II. Elijah’s Challenge (18:22-35)
- The God that answers with fire is the true God (18:24) – God has used fire in the past with Israel: pillar of fire, burning bush
- Elijah gives the prophets of Baal the first shot (18:25-29)
- Elijah rebuilds the altar (18:30) – Elijah is appealing to their hearts by having them remember the altar
III. Israel’s Revival (18:36-40)
- Elijah’s prayer (18:36-37)
- Elijah’s power (18:38-39)
- Prophet’s destruction (18:40)
I know that this is a bare outline, but I am hoping this will help someone!