Category Archives: 2 Samuel

November 2 – 35 Prayers in the Bible – David

Read 2 Samuel 24:1-25 King David – a man after God’s own heart.  Any guy would surely aspire to be like him. He brought Goliath crashing to the ground with a thud. He conquered enemy armies and then returned to … Continue reading

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October 24 – 35 Prayers in the Bible – Hannah

Read 1 Samuel 1-2:10 Prayer isn’t about getting what you want from the Lord, but about trusting Him. Do you believe this? Do you receive satisfaction when you pray? Do you walk away from that time with the Lord, expecting … Continue reading

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July 26: David and Bathsheba

Read 2 Samuel 11:1-27 “But the thing that David had done displeased the Lord.” That was the description of God’s response to David’s actions in the chapter you read today. God’s displeasure is not something that any one of us … Continue reading

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June 19: The god of Sex

Read 2 Samuel 13:1-22 This week, we are considering what it looks like to live life void of other gods and free from idols. Today’s tragic story illustrates the dangers of worshiping the god of sex. Amnon was not the … Continue reading

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November 6: The Fall of Jerusalem

Read 2 Kings 25:1-30 Such destruction hardly seems possible.  Would God really allow it to happen?  After all that He had invested in His people, would he really permit a godless nation to invade and cart the people called by … Continue reading

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November 3: David and Bathsheba

Read 2 Samuel 11:1-12:25 As we track through these key passages in the Old and New Testaments of the Bible, we currently find ourselves focused on God’s people, the nation of Israel.  We have already read from different eras of … Continue reading

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January 22: Jesus and the Promise to David

Read 2 Samuel 7:1-29 David purposed to build a temple.  He recognized the wonderful blessings he had received from his Heavenly Father.  This temple would serve as an ornate and permanent “dwelling place” for God.  For centuries, “God’s house” had … Continue reading

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