Samuel: Living After God's Own Heart

 

Meeting the King

by David Robinson

August 2, 2020 | 2 Samuel 19:9-43

We see in the many attempts to diffuse rivalry and division in Israel after the defeat of Absalom’s rebellion that it is God who keeps the nation from failing and not the rule of the king alone.

 

He Comes with Good News

by David Robinson

July 26, 2020 | 2 Samuel 18:1-19:8

The nature and events of Absalom’s death foreshadow the crucifixion and the arrival of the Gospel.

 

Answered Prayer

by David Robinson

July 19, 2020 | 2 Samuel 17

As the events of Absalom’s rebellion unfold, we can find lessons to teach us about prayer and how to live a life of prayer as David did.

 

The Price of Loyalty

by Joe Boot

July 12, 2020 | 2 Samuel 16

In the midst of the betrayal of Absalom and many of his close associates, one great question arises: Will King David remain loyal to God and his covenant?

 

Reaping the Whirlwind

by Russ Hiebert

July 5, 2020 | 2 Samuel 15

David’s power and influence as King begins to quickly disintegrate as Absalom’s well-planned rebellion exploits almost every one of his father’s shortcomings and weaknesses as ruler of Israel.

 

Reaping the Whirlwind

by Russ Hiebert

July 5, 2020 | 2 Samuel 15

David’s power and influence as King begins to quickly disintegrate as Absalom’s well-planned rebellion exploits almost every one of his father’s shortcomings and weaknesses as ruler of Israel.

 

The Banished One Will Not Remain an Outcast

by David Robinson

June 28, 2020 | 2 Samuel 14

This chapter in 2 Samuel about the exile and return of Absalom, King David’s son, reflects the perennial theme of Exile and Return found throughout the Bible.

 

Where Could I Carry My Shame?

by David Robinson

June 21, 2020 | 2 Samuel 13:1-22

Amnon’s assault of his sister Tamar further exposes the systemic sin of sexual immorality in the House of David. Today, Christ’s sacrifice for sin cleanses, heals and restores all who bear such shame and guilt.

 

You are the Man: The Role of the Prophet

by Joe Boot

June 14, 2020 | 2 Samuel 12:1-25

When the Prophet Nathan confronted King David with the king’s adultery, he demonstrated the challenges that face all those who would speak God’s truth to a sinful and fallen world both in his time and today.

 

You are the Man: The Role of the Prophet

by Joe Boot

June 14, 2020 | 2 Samuel 12:1-25

When the Prophet Nathan confronted King David with the king’s adultery, he demonstrated the challenges that face all those who would speak God’s truth to a sinful and fallen world both in his time and today.

 

Take Heed Lest You Fall

by David Robinson

March 8, 2020 | 2 Samuel 11

The account of David and Bathsheba is familiar; however, we must feel the weight of David’s sin. What he did was evil in the eyes of the Lord. The same sin is crouching at our door. Only Christ can save us from our sins.

 

Take Heed Lest You Fall

by David Robinson

March 8, 2020 | 2 Samuel 11

The account of David and Bathsheba is familiar; however, we must feel the weight of David’s sin. What he did was evil in the eyes of the Lord. The same sin is crouching at our door. Only Christ can save us from our sins.