Why David Needs an Intercessor (Abigail’s Call)

Previously in the Abigail's Call series I offered the "royal promotion" perspective to Abigail's story. Her wisdom and extreme humility moved David to relent from violent intentions toward her household.  Then David instructed his men, "Each of you strap on your sword!" So each one strapped on his sword, and David also strapped on his … Continue reading Why David Needs an Intercessor (Abigail’s Call)

Before He was King, He Watched His Words

This short list of descriptors was the report one of Saul's servants gave about the young, anointed David when the servants suggested Saul let them find a man skilled at harp playing to soothe him when the evil spirit from God tormented him. We take a kind of "step back" to review David's hard wiring. That … Continue reading Before He was King, He Watched His Words

Before He was King, He was a Man of War

We continue to look at David positionally, and consider the report of the servant to Saul in 1 Samuel 16:18 that David was a skillful musician a mighty man of valor a warrior one prudent in speech a handsome man the Lord is with Him We looked at David's relationship with God ("the Lord is … Continue reading Before He was King, He was a Man of War