Category Archives: 2 Samuel

2 Samuel 24

2 Samuel 24 May 18, 2017 I must admit this chapter is anything but my favorite passage of Scripture. I am looking for the hero of the story to be above reproach and to do the right things. As one … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 23

2 Samuel 23 May 17, 2017 An Epitaph and a Song The author is quickly bringing the book of 2 Samuel to a close as he opens the 23rd chapter. Chapter 22 consists of a song from early in David’s … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 22

2 Samuel 22 May 16, 2017 The author of 2 Samuel makes an interesting decision in placement of the song recorded in chapter 23. He notes that it was written soon after David had assumed the throne, early in his … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 21

2 Samuel 21 May 15, 2017 Drought and War A cursory reading of books like 1 and 2 Samuel, 1 and 2 Kings, and 1 and 2 Chronicles easily reveals how the Lord used adversity as tool of discipline in … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 20

2 Samuel 20 May 12, 2017 Lest anyone think leadership to be easy, let them read in 2 Samuel. When someone becomesĀ  critical of the political system in place in the US, they should read 2 Samuel. If this writing … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 19

2 Samuel 19 May 11, 2017 How a leader reacts to crisis will lead to unity or division among the people. Times of intense grief or other hardship often makeĀ  it difficult for the leader to think clearly, make good … Continue reading

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2 Samuel 18

2 Samuel 18 May 10, 2017 The most heartbreaking battles in all of time are those within a family. To see a son rise up against a father is certainly one of the most disappointing events known to man. In … Continue reading

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