A Tale of Two Kings

Genesis 14

Questions to help you dig deeper into the message, for your small group or family devotions:

Genesis 14:1-16 – discuss when the appropriate time to go to war, or use self-defense, might be. Should Christians be ‘pacifists’?

Read Genesis 14:17-21. Discuss the differences between the two kings that come out to meet Abram. Why are they great pictures of Satan and Jesus?

Read the following Scriptures and discuss the significance of the following attributes of our King, Jesus:

King of Righteousness – 1 Corinthians 1:30

Prince of Peace – Isaiah 9:6

Alpha & Omega, Beginning & End – Revelation 22:12-13

Our High Priest – Hebrews 7:5-26

Read Joshua 24:14-15. Discuss the choices we must make each and every day. Are these choices harder today than they were for previous generations? Why? What are some ways we can help ourselves and each other choose better today?