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1 Bible Story 104 ELISHA HELPS A POOR WIDOW 2 KINGS 4:1-7

2 So she went from him, and shut the door upon her and upon her sons, who brought the vessels to her; and she poured out. 2 KINGS 4:5

3 MEMORY VERSE: "Go, sell the oil and pay your debt; and you and your sons live on the rest." 2 KINGS 4:7 : 1. "A certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets cried out to Elisha, saying, 'Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that your servant feared the LORD. And the creditor is coming to take my two sons to be his slaves.' " 2 KINGS 4:1 2. "So Elisha said to her, 'What shall I do for you? Tell me, what do you have in the house?' And she said, 'Your maidservant has nothing in the house but a jar of (MONEY, OIL).' " 2 KINGS 4:2 3. "Then he said, 'Go, borrow vessels from everywhere, from all your neighbors-(empty, FULL) vessels; do not gather just a few.' " 2 KINGS 4:3 : 4. "And when you have come in, you shall shut the door behind you and your sons; then pour it into all those vessels, and set aside the full ones." 2 KINGS 4:4 5. But she would not do those things which Elisha had told her to do. 2 KINGS 4:5 6. "Now it came to pass, when the vessels were full, that she said to her son, 'Bring me another vessel.' And he said to her, 'There is not another.' So the oil (INCREASED, CEASED)." 2 KINGS 4:6 7. "Then she came and told the man of God. And he said, 'Go, (BUY, SELL) the oil and pay your debt; and you and your sons live on the rest.' " 2 KINGS 4:7 1/2

4 B E V U Y W S Z O C T Q G S A V L J B B I G L N O H E Y A R T A S Y Z N S I D R L S J L M V S I R N K D E T A N E W L V W B C L M V V Z F E Q D L F L C E L U N I I W O M A N S L O O L T U H K N M L L ELISHA OIL SONS FULL SELL VESSELS JAR SLAVES WOMAN 1/2

5 MEMORY VERSE: "Go, sell the oil and pay your debt; and you and your sons live on the rest." 2 KINGS 4:7 : 1. "A certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets cried out to Elisha, saying, 'Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that your servant feared the LORD. And the creditor is coming to take my two sons to be his slaves.' " 2 KINGS 4:1 2. "So Elisha said to her, 'What shall I do for you? Tell me, what do you have in the house?' And she said, 'Your maidservant has nothing in the house but a jar of.' " 2 KINGS 4:2 3. "Then he said, 'Go, borrow vessels from everywhere, from all your neighbors- vessels; do not gather just a few.' " 2 KINGS 4:3 : 4. "And when you have come in, you shall shut the door behind you and your sons; then pour it into all those vessels, and set aside the full ones." 2 KINGS 4:4 5. But she would not do those things which Elisha had told her to do. 2 KINGS 4:5 6. "Now it came to pass, when the vessels were full, that she said to her son, 'Bring me another vessel.' And he said to her, 'There is not another.' So the oil." 2 KINGS 4:6 7. "Then she came and told the man of God. And he said, 'Go, the oil and pay your debt; and you and your sons live on the rest.' " 2 KINGS 4:7 3/6

6 F A T K R B X N S S R A T T E T D F N F Z W H Z L O F J O C N B U Z N U P E G E Z J G L U B D Y Y B Z L A I S G A A S C T L I V E V K L K S E H A R J I L Z E R X Y T W E C D Z T T T V S I L O N E B V J W T R H L G M O N I B N N U X Y U X H K L M W N A S H A S P F J Z L W J H Z V S J H E M D Z Q U Z Q C W L N E J V A M O W K O R I T V M O L A D K J J W K I L E U V O L L G I C B P G V L P Q N N B S O J L H O D Z H O J G Y C D O H V Q P J Q T S W Z ELISHA OIL SONS FULL SELL VESSELS JAR SLAVES WOMAN 3/6

7 2 DOWN "A certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets cried out to Elisha, saying, 'Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that your servant feared the LORD. And the creditor is coming to take my two sons to be his.' " 2 KINGS 4:1 6 DOWN "So Elisha said to her, 'What shall I do for you? Tell me, what do you have in the house?' And she said, 'Your maidservant has nothing in the house but a jar of.' " 2 KINGS 4:2 4 DOWN "Then he said, 'Go, borrow vessels from everywhere, from all your neighbors- vessels; do not gather just a few.' " 2 KINGS 4:3 3 ACROSS "And when you have come in, you shall shut the door behind you and your sons; then pour it into all those, and set aside the full ones." 2 KINGS 4:4 5 ACROSS "So she went from him and shut the door behind her and her sons, who brought the vessels to her; and she it out." 2 KINGS 4:5 1 DOWN "Now it came to pass, when the vessels were full, that she said to her son, 'Bring me another vessel.' And he said to her, 'There is not another.' So the oil." 2 KINGS 4:6 7 ACROSS "Then she came and told the man of God. And he said, 'Go, the oil and pay your debt; and you and your sons live on the rest.' " 2 KINGS 4:7

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