Hungry Men for Renewal #7
 
2 Chronicles 29
(1) Hezekiah became king when he was twenty-five years old; and he reigned twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah. {2} And he did right in the sight of the LORD, according to all that his father David had done.

1. In whose sight did Hezekiah do right? _______________________________________________

3} In the first year of his reign, in the first month, he opened the doors of the house of the LORD and repaired them. {4} And he brought in the priests and the Levites, and gathered them into the square on the east. {5} Then he said to them, "Listen to me, O Levites. Consecrate yourselves now, and consecrate the house of the LORD, the God of your fathers, and carry the uncleanness out from the holy place. {6} "For our fathers have been unfaithful and have done evil in the sight of the LORD our God, and have forsaken Him and turned their faces away from the dwelling place of the LORD, and have turned their backs.

2.    In verses 3-6 Hezekiah had a plan for returning to proper worship. Place a number
        by each event in order of sequence.

____ Carried the uncleanliness out of the holy place.
____ Opened the doors of the house of the Lord.
____ Told the priest to consecrate themselves.
____ Repaired the doors of the house of the Lord.
____ Told the priest to consecrated the house of the Lord.

{6} "For our fathers have been unfaithful and have done evil in the sight of the LORD our God, and have forsaken Him and turned their faces away from the dwelling place of the LORD, and have turned their backs.

3. In verse 6 what actions took Israel down, and away from God? ___________________________

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4. Do you see any actions like those in our country? ______________________________________

{10} "Now it is in my heart to make a covenant with the LORD God of Israel, that His burning anger may turn away from us.

5. Why did Hezekiah make a covenant with the Lord? ____________________________________

6. Do you think Americans needs to make such a covenant? If you said yes, when should this be done?

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