Miracles were a hallmark of Elisha's ministry. People from all strata of society benefited from his ministry, which was done in times of great apostasy. As Butler writes: "So it is possible to live faithfully for God and do great things for God even when times are bad—Elisha's life proves that fact well." Butler examines Elisha in the following chapters:
Title: Elisha: The Miracle Prophet
Author: John G. Butler
Series: Bible Biography Series
Publisher: LBC Publications
Publication Date: 1994
About John G. Butler
John G. Butler, originally from Iowa, has been a Baptist minister for over fifty years and a pastor for over thirty-five years with pastorates in Clinton, Iowa; Williamsburg, Ohio; Detroit, Michigan; and Chicago, Illinois. Having attended Tennessee Temple University and graduated from Cedarville University, he also authored the 27-volume Bible Biography Series, a 10-volume Study of the Savior series about Jesus Christ, and the 4-volume Butler's Daily Bible Reading set, a unique daily devotional focusing on expository Bible study. He is also a veteran of the United States Navy.
John Butler has been in the Baptist ministry for over fifty years. He attended both Tennessee Temple University and Cedarville University. Originally from Iowa, Butler served as a pastor for over 35 years with congregations in Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, and Iowa. He is a veteran of the United States Army.