1 Kings 1,2
We might expect the 'Man After God's Own Heart' to Die a Death of Dignity and honor. (Think Elijah in a fiery Chariot). But Sadly, He Dies in Weakness and More Tragedy, Raising Big Questions about His Legacy and the Future of God's Plans. The Biggest Question to be answered is "Who Will Sit on the Throne of David?!"
1,2 Samuel Various Passages
Whether it’s in the Big Ultimate Story of History or the Smaller Story of Your Life, God is Sovereign, Ruling Over All Things for his Glory, and His Purpose for Your Life!
2 Sam. 22
God is to Be Praised Because He is So Powerful That He Can Shake the World, but Also is So Personal with Us Because He delights in Us!
2 Sam. 19-20
David’s Kingdom Near the End of His Reign Did Not Look at All Like the Kingdom God had Promised in 2 Samuel 7. But in this Messiness We Find Parallel Principles for our Own Lives in These Messy Times!
1 Samuel 13-18
Sometimes Our Brokenness Gets Us Right Where God Can Meet Us!”
1 Sam. 13-18
The Passions of our Flesh Can Lead Us to a “Banquet of Consequences”. But Even in our Brokenness, God Can Meet Us!
Genuine Repentance Opens the Door to Heart-Felt Worship to God and Authentic Ministry to Others!
Being a Man or Woman After God’s Heart Doesn’t Just Mean You Never Go Astray, But it Means Returning Back to the Father When You Do!
2 Samuel 12-18
Great Sin Results in Great Consequences But Through Genuine Repentance We Can Experience Greater Grace!
Hebrews 2:2; 3:12,13; 10:24,25
Not Only Do We Need to Be a Jonathan, But We Also Need a Jonathan!
2 Samuel 11
Covering Up Our Sin Hardens the Heart, But Confession Softens It
2 Samuel 11
How Is It Possible That The ‘Man After God’s Own Heart’ Can Fall So Hard? And What Can We Learn About Our Own Vulnerability to Sin, Its Consequences, and Our Need for God’s ‘Hesed’ Grace?
2 Samuel 7:18–10:19
Four Portraits of David That Demonstrate His True Heart For God.
2 Samuel 7
God’s Covenant to David Shows Us His Faithful Character and His Sovereign Power to Bring His Promises to Pass-For David and For Us.
2 Samuel 6
When We Learn WHO We Are Worshiping, Then We Will Understand HOW He Wants Us To Worship Him
Guest speaker: Bret Ellis
2 Samuel 2-5
God has a Sovereign Plan for His Kingdom and Nothing Can Stop It! But, Beware: Things can get messy along the way!
1 Samuel 31, 2 Samuel 1
Having a Biblical Theology of Death and Grief, Along with a Clear Conscience Will Help you Grieve Well.
1 Samuel 29,30
Like a Good Father, God knows When we Need to Learn from Suffering the Consequences of our Sin, and When We Need to Learn from His Compassion.
1 Samuel 28
The Consequences of our Sins Lead to a Death that Begins Long Before We Take our Last Breath
1 Samuel 26,27
Believing In and Rehearsing the Sovereignty of God Can Give You Courage and Keep You From Becoming Discouraged.
1 Samuel 25
The Story of Abigail and Nabal: Kindness Paves the Way and Wisdom Saves the Day from a Selfish Old Fool.
1 Samuel 24
It is only ‘natural’ to seek to promote and protect ourselves, but through the Holy Spirit, we are called to react ‘supernaturally’, which means dying to ourselves.