Solomon takes the throne as God’s chosen son

From our daily Bible reading: 1 Kings 1-2 April 12, 2019   Today we’re starting into 1 Kings, reading the first two chapters, which detail David’s transfer of his kingship to his son Solomon. This is the first time that Israel has had a kingly succession, so as you would expect, it did not go … Continue reading Solomon takes the throne as God’s chosen son

David’s final speech is praise to the Lord

From our daily Bible reading: 2 Samuel 21-24 April 11, 2019   We read here about the later years of David’s realm, and in these last three chapters we read about the good and the bad for David. Chapter 22 contains David’s song of deliverance, which is also written in Psalm 18, and contains so … Continue reading David’s final speech is praise to the Lord

A glimpse of the Messiah in David’s plight

From our daily Bible reading: 2 Samuel 13-18 April 9, 2019 Thanks for joining us,. As we continue reading through the Bible. We’re currently reading in 2 Samuel 13-18 as we catch up from the weekend. The story of Absalom is presented in this section, and we see in these six chapters a drama that … Continue reading A glimpse of the Messiah in David’s plight