Becoming The Kind Of Person Who Can Weather Life’s Storms

First in the series “Hopeful Despair”

2 Kings 18:1-8

Main Point:  The character that develops in a relationship with God can help a person thrive even during difficult times.

  • King Hezekiah had a healthy relationship with God [5-6]
    • Deuteronomy 17:18-20
    • Proverbs 3:5-6
    • Hebrews 11:6
  • King Hezekiah made vital reforms to the community [1-4]
    • 2 Chronicles 29:3-4, 2 Chronicles 29:35-36, 2 Chronicles 30:22, 2 Chronicles 31:20-21
  • King Hezekiah enjoyed the active involvement of God [7-8]
    • Psalm 37:4
    • Matthew 6:33
    • Romans 8:28
  • Application and Next Steps
    • How can I go about building a more trusting relationship with God?
    • What changes need to be made in the way that I worship God?
    • How is God actively involved in the course of my life?