We are at the end of 2 Samuel, which has taken me over a year to cover, believe it or not. Today we will cover David's parting words, the mightiest men under him, and a sin of David's that cost a severe punishment. Yes, a death angel is involved. Today's Reading | 2 Samuel 23 & … Continue reading David’s Last Words, Warriors & Death Angel
There's been war, famine, death, discord, and so much more wrapped up in the book of 2 Samuel. It's a nice and refreshing break to listen to David praise the Lord. As I read the chapter, I was very much surprised to see how this held tones of the end of times. Today's Reading | … Continue reading 2 Samuel | David’s Song Of Praise & Coming Of Christ?
We go from one conflict to another. Today's reading will lead up into what causes the next rebellion. Last time we covered Absalom's death and the aftermath of particular individuals. Today's reading - Ch. 19:09-43 Confusion In The Tribes Of Israel Back in Jerusalem, people are wondering what to do. They do not know who … Continue reading 2 Samuel | Argument Between Men Of Israel And Judah
Yep, today is the day. We will end Absalom's journey. It's been quite a roller coaster with him. Last time, he entered Jerusalem and David had spies hiding in a well to report back. Today's Reading - 2 Samuel Ch. 18 & Ch. 19:01-08 20,000 Killed David numbered the people with him. Captains over thousands … Continue reading 2 Samuel | Absalom’s Death & David’s Disgrace To His Servants
Last time, Absalom decided to go against David. People started acting like he was a king. David fled to the mountains to seek instruction from the Lord, and his men followed him as well. Today's Reading - 2 Samuel Ch. 16 & 17 David Is Cursed There is a man named Ziba, a servant of … Continue reading 2 Samuel | Cursed & Hiding In A Well
Previously, Absalom sought his revenge and murdered Amnon. This relieved King David because David was upset at Amnon's actions toward Tamar. However, Absalom, fearing what would happen, fled. Today's Reading: 2 Samuel - Ch. 14 Absalom Returns To Jerusalem David's servant is aware David was concerned about Absalom, so he fetches a wise woman to … Continue reading 2 Samuel | Sometimes You Have To Burn Someone’s Field For Attention
Today, we will complete the rest of Ch. 12. Previously, David has received the news that his son would die, but as we read David struggles with this. Reading: Chapter 12:15 to the end of Chapter 12. Ch. 12:15- Where We Left Off, David's Son Becomes Ill (v.15) Says the child became ill, so it … Continue reading 2 Samuel| David’s Child Dies