Elijah’s long period of training is over, and now it is time to start moving toward the climatic event of this story!
1 Kings 18:3-5
And Ahab called Obadiah, which was the governor of his house. (Now Obadiah feared the LORD greatly: For it was so, when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the LORD, that Obadiah took an hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water.)And Ahab said unto Obadiah, Go into the land, unto all fountains of water, and unto all brooks: peradventure we may find grass to save the horses and mules alive, that we lose not all the beasts.
Let’s talk about King Ahab first. He had called Obadiah, the governor of his house, so that the two of them might search out water somewhere in the land. This episode reveals a lot about the character…
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