Day 91

II Samuel 21-24 The ending of II Samuel describes the ending of David’s fighting career and the end of his life. I absolutely love the very ending of this book. David is going to build and alter at the place…

Day 90

II Samuel 19-20 Unfortunately, the sin of David has led to disarray in the kingdom. His lack of character has placed a seed of discontent in the land and rebellion seems to be the order of the day. David has…

Day 89

II Samuel 15-18 Absalom’s rebellion continues. After a brief respite of four years, Absalom is once again deciding to counter his father. This time he is trying to take over the entire kingdom. It is interesting how he endears himself…

Day 87

II Samuel 11-14 The tragic story of King David’s moral failure and the subsequent consequences of the loss of a child and a rebellious son. I have read this story many times and yet every time when I start in…

Day 86

II Samuel 8-10 When David became King and was solidly in place in Israel, he had some critical choices to make. One of the critical choices was how to treat any of the remaining members of Saul’s household. He decided…

Day 85

II Samuel 5-7 In this passage we finally see David take Jerusalem and rise to the level of king that has been foreshadowed for quite a few chapters of the Bible. David continues to be devoted to one King in…

Day 84

II Samuel 1-4 How do you treat your enemies? How would you treat your enemies if they died? I think for most of us we probably don’t hate someone so bad that we wished they were dead. David encounters a…

Day 83

I Samuel 27-31 This passage has one of the most odd scenes in all of the Bible. The scene is when Saul gos to Endor to consult the medium there. She is able to conjure up Samuel to speak with….

Day 82

I Samuel 24-26 Saul continues to pursue David. David has many opportunities to kill Saul but refuses because of not wanting to harm the Lord’s anointed. David wanted to rid himself of his enemies but left the ridding of Saul…

Day 80

I Samuel 20-23 David now finds himself in a terrible position. He is now the sworn enemy of King Saul and must try and allude Saul at every turn. David seeks the Lord at all times and the Lord continually…