Meaningful Giving

Today’s reading: 2 Samuel 24:18-25, Proverbs 3:9-10 David’s interaction with Araunah, and specifically his insistence about purchasing the threshing floor that would be used for an altar, functions as a good reminder about the importance of what we offer...

Receptive Listening

Today’s reading: 2 Samuel 24:1-9 Proverbs 12:15 Even as a seasoned follower of God, David was still susceptible and gave in to sin. As we begin 2 Samuel 24, David decides to take a census of the people under his rule–without receiving specific directions...

Mighty Serving

Today’s reading: 2 Samuel 23:8-39 David surrounded himself with a group of remarkable men described as “mighty” in 2 Samuel 23:8. As we continue reading in chapter 23, more details and insight about these extraordinary men are provided. What amazing...

Final Message

Today’s reading: 2 Samuel 23:1-7 As an old man who knows his life is coming to a close, David’s dedication and commitment to God remains strong. As his final day on earth approaches, once again David openly and boldly proclaims God and His goodness,...

Leaning and Looking

Today’s reading: Psalm 119:33-40 (He) After asking God to teach him, give him understanding and lead him according to God’s Word, the psalmist then makes these two specific requests: “Incline my heart to your testimonies…” (vs. 36) and...

Lamp, Shield, Truth

Today’s reading: 2 Samuel 22:1-51 It’s clear from David’s song in 2 Samuel 22 that he and God had a dynamic, interactive relationship. What a moving and beautiful reminder these words provide of just how personal and involved God is in each of our...