Summer Bible Study: WordGo’s Study of Wisdom: Week 1, Day 2: 1 Kings 3:1-9

Summary of 1 Kings 3:1-9

Solomon made an alliance with the king of Egypt and married his daughter. Solomon walked in the ways of the Lord, showing his love for God. God rewarded Solomon by telling him to ask for whatever he wants. Solomon asks for discernment.

Questions for 1 Kings 3:1-9

3 ) Solomon married the daughter of the king of Egypt. This is an unbelieving kingdom, so the daughter could turn Solomon away from the Lord eventually. Plus, partnering with Egypt can be a dangerous thing or a wise thing. Knowing the difference only comes through prayer and the Lord’s insight.

4 ) I try to do right and avoid the wrong. I try to follow the Bible’s teachings in my relationships. I try to do good.

5 ) Reveals his own wisdom, his faith in God, and his obedience to his father, David, and the call on his life. Unsure what I would ask. I would have to think about it. Hard.

Conclusions to Wordgo Study of Wisdom 1 Kings 3: 1-9

Solomon was wise in knowing he needed God in order to accomplish the monumental task of leading God’s people. I know I need God’s help. My question is: Am I wise enough to ask and heed? Contact me with questions today!

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