2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

READ 2 Samuel 10 “Be strong! Let’s prove ourselves strong for our people and for the cities of our God. May the Lord’s will be done.” (2 Samuel 10:12) In today’s reading of 2 Samuel, the Israelites are facing an insurmountable battle.  The Syrians and the Ammonites...
2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

2 Samuel 9 | Promises Remembered

READ 2 Samuel 9 David asked, “Is there anyone remaining from the family of Saul I can show kindness to for Jonathan’s sake?” (2 Samuel 9:1) Chapter 9 is a beautiful example of fulfilling a promise. Jonathan’s son, Mephibosheth is honored and his...
2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

2 Samuel 8 | A Just and Righteous King

READ 2 Samuel 8 The Lord made David victorious wherever he went. So David reigned over all Israel, administering justice and righteousness for all his people. (2 Samuel 8:14-15) Today, take some time to honestly consider where your hope is found. Is it in your...
2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

2 Samuel 7 | An Undeserved Kingdom

READ 2 Samuel 7 “Your house and kingdom will endure before me forever, and your throne will be established forever.” (2 Samuel 7:16) In today’s reading we find David talking with the prophet Nathan. David noticed that while he lived in a fancy cedar palace, he thought...
2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

2 Samuel 6 | On God’s Good Terms

READ 2 Samuel 6 The Ark bears the Name, the name of the Lord of Armies who is enthroned between the cherubim. (2 Samuel 6:2) Before you were born, God’s plan was for you to live happily in his presence. This is still his plan today. This desire of God goes back to the...
2 Samuel 10 | Being Strong in the Lord

2 Samuel 5 | Heart of Gold, Feet of Clay

READ 2 Samuel 5 David was thirty years old when he began his reign; he reigned forty years. In Hebron he reigned over Judah seven years and six months, and in Jerusalem he reigned thirty-three years over all Israel and Judah. (2 Samuel 5:4-5) This is the moment we’ve...