Noah preached for 40 years as his family built the Ark. The people scoffed. It had never rained. Noah became a joke. When Jehovah sealed the door of the Ark shut, and the heavens opened, no-one was laughing.
ELIJAH ~ He Endured in the Face of Injustice. Have you been a victim of injustice? Do you long to see God set matters right? You do well to imitate the faith of Elijah. With his faithful companion Elisha, he kept on proclaiming God’s messages, enduring in the face of injustice! We need to imitate his faith.To find out how we can, go to jw.org & under "The War That Changed the World" (February 2014) on the right of page under "Table of Contents" to find the answers.
Genesis 12:4 So A′bram went just as Jehovah had told him, and Lot went with him. A′bram was 75 years old when he left Ha′ran. 5 A′bram took his wife Sar′ai and Lot the son of his brother and all the goods that they had accumulated and the people whom they had acquired in Ha′ran, and they set out for the land of Ca′naan