Senior Stage Three

The Glory and Decline of the Kingdom

This series of lessons cover a wide range of history. They commence with the account of David’s military conquests and end with the birth of the Lord Jesus Christ. Thus one thousand years of history will be reviewed in which we see the Glory and Decline of the Kingdom of Israel.

SECTION 1: THE GOLDEN AGE OF ISRAEL'S HISTORY

1. David Establishes His Kingdom

Marking Notes

2. David’s Sin and its Consequences

Marking Notes

3. Messiah in David's Psalms

4. Solomon Succeeds David

5. The Temple of Solomon

6. The Glory of Solomon's Reign

7. The Warning of Solomon's Old Age

SECTION 2: THE KINGDOM DECLINES

8. Division in the Kingdom

9. Elijah Warns the House of Ahab

10. Elijah and Elisha

11. Naaman, the Syrian

12. Judgment on the House of Ahab

13. Jonah the Prophet

14. Decline and Captivity of the Ten Tribes

15. Hezekiah: The Challenge from Assyria

16. The Call and Mission of Jeremiah

17. Josiah's Stand for Truth

18. The Kingdom Overthrown

SECTION 3: THE EXILE AND THE RETURN

19. The Jews in Exile

20. Daniel's Outline of World History

21. Restoration Under Cyrus

22. Nehemiah—Man of Faith and Action

23. Malachi

SECTION 4: THE MESSIAH ARRIVES

24. John the Baptist

25. The Birth of Jesus