Old Testament Highlights (Ruth – 2 Kings)

Ruth

  1. Commitment to a mother-in-law
  2. Love story of Ruth and Boaz
  3. Lineage of David and Jesus

1 Samuel

  1. Samuel the prophet and judge
  2. King Saul
  3. David and Goliath

2 Samuel

  1. King David
  2. Bathsheba
  3. Amnon and Tamar
  4. Absalom
  5. Solomon
  6. Prophet Nathan

1 Kings

  1. The reign of King Solomon and his death
  2. Elijah vs Ahab and Jezebel
  3. Jeroboam and Rehoboam become kings of a split Israel
  4. Mention of other kings over deteriorating Israel and Judah

2 Kings

  1. Elijah hands the ministry to Elisha
  2. Joram defeats Moab
  3. Jezebel dies
  4. Prophets of Baal slained
  5. Hezekiah
  6. Nebuchadnezzar
  7. Shunammite woman
  8. Naaman