Tag Archives: David

How to Benefit from God

No single force or power in the universe is greater than the power of forgiveness. Nothing sets you free, brings joy, and gives strength like the knowledge that your slate is wiped clean and your past is remembered no more. This grand truth … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Sin’s Siren Song

Few sins in the Bible are more well-know than the one that some describe as David’s Great Sin – his sin with Bathsheba. Perhaps it is because we do not expect such gross sin from such a man of God that … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Psalm 18 – A Song of Deliverance

David is described in the Bible as a man after God’s own heart; his love and passion for God was as such that he became the standard that any king after him was measured by. Even more than the stories … Continue reading

| Tagged , , | Leave a comment

David’s Mighty Men (or You’ll Never Walk Alone)

Lists of names are typically not very exciting in the Bible. Throughout the Old and New Testament, we come across genealogies and lists of names that do not mean much to us at all. 2 Samuel 23, however, is an … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

When God Says No

One of my favorite Old Testament characters is David. I love how God takes a humble shepherd with a passion for God and makes him the greatest king Israel would ever know. More than any other story in the Bible, … Continue reading

| Tagged , , | 1 Comment

A Study In Contrasts: Saul and David

The Bible contains a lot of contrasts in terms of the types of people it portrays. Few intrigue me more, however, than the contrast between Saul and David. One was a man whose fear defined his life and destiny, the … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , | Leave a comment