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Son of David

December 23, 2019

Son of David Once King David was securely established on his throne, he wanted to build a temple for the Lord. God told him no, but also made a remarkable promise: “The Lord himself will establish a house for you” (2 Sam. 7:11). God’s faithful love would never be withdrawn from the line of David: “Your house and your kingdom will endure forever...

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The Family of David

July 3, 2017

The Family of David Situation comedies from the 1950s and 60s such as Leave It to Beaver and Father Knows Best idealized family life. Today’s shows often depict far-from perfect families. David’s family was certainly not ideal. Few of his offspring matched his success or equaled his faith. Many of David’s descendants forsook the Lord. In...

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Bethlehem: City of David

December 10, 2015

Bethlehem: City of David Originally built in the fourth century and rebuilt in the sixth century, the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem is one of the oldest surviving Christian churches. Tourists can go down a flight of steps by the church altar to visit the Grotto of the Nativity, a cave traditionally held to be the actual birthplace of...

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David: Shame in Accusation

January 11, 2016

David was being pelted by both stones and words. As he suffered his son’s betrayal and his people’s rejection, another person came to add insult to injury. Shimei, a relative of David’s old nemesis Saul, took advantage of David’s exposed position to retaliate on behalf of his clan. Shimei cursed and hurled rocks, but his most vicious verbal...

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Jesus, Son of David

March 1, 2016

Jesus, Son of David Biographers often approach their subject from a particular angle. For instance, the Scottish Enlightenment philosopher David Hume has been the subject of several recent biographies: one focused on his intellectual history, another focused on his work as a historian, and a third devoted more attention to his childhood...

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  • Jesus March 1, 2016

David: Shame in Rejection

January 10, 2016

David also experienced rejection. He was devastated by how swiftly the hearts of his people had turned from him, how craftily his own son had plotted against him, and how thoroughly his life had been turned upside down. Seemingly overnight he had been changed from hero to zero. People who before had risked their lives for him were now acting...

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  • Shame January 10, 2016

David: Faith, Obedience, and Righteousness

July 26, 2012

David: Faith, Obedience, and Righteousness Pastors have many challenging responsibilities each time they deliver the message of God’s Word. They must feed the sheep, rebuke the disobedient, correct false teaching, and exercise responsible leadership. King David faced comparable responsibilities and challenges as the national and spiritual...

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David's Prayer (Part 2)

April 9, 2021

Daily devotional from Moody Bible Institute: In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey tells people to imagine what they want said at their funeral.

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David's Prayer for Deliverance

April 16, 2021

Daily devotional from Moody Bible Institute: When sin occurs within a family, it can have a ripple effect that is far-reaching and long-lasting.

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David Chose the Right Treasure

June 26, 2019

David Chose the Right Treasure In the movie Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Donovan chose the wrong Grail cup. When given the same choice, Indiana Jones chose rightly. On the table were gold, bejeweled, and richly designed cups. But Indy chose a simple wooden vessel, "the cup of a carpenter," and he passed the test! King David, too, possessed...

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