Monthly Archives: August 2009

forgiven, forgotten

The Word for today: 2 Samuel 13:38 — 14:33mark this: 14:13-14–The woman said, “Why then have you devised a thing like this against the people of God? When the king says this, does he not convict himself, for the king … Continue reading

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"You are the man"– the Word of God is addressed to you

The Word for today: 2 Samuel 12:1 — 13:37mark this: 12:1-13The prophet Nathan brings the Word of the LORD to David. He teaches David through a parable–about a rich man, and a poor man with but one little ewe lamb. … Continue reading

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Our Father–faithful to discipline His children

The Word for today: 2 Samuel 10:1 — 11:27mark this: 11:27–But the thing that David had done displeased the Lord. David is the Bible’s example of a man after God’s own heart (1). He loved the LORD with everything he … Continue reading

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Look, Ma — I’m in the Bible!

The Word for today: 2 Samuel 8:1 — 9 :13mark this: 9:3-7 Mephibosheth. The Bible is the Story of Jesus Christ, from front to finish. But every once in a while, you appear in its pages. Say what??! Mephibosheth is … Continue reading

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’twas the night before Christmas

The Word for today: 2 Samuel 7 mark this: 7:12-17If your Bible has one of those neat old-time ribbon markers and you’re not using it much, consider lodging it permanently at 2 Samuel chapter 7. The Bible rounds third and … Continue reading

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