The Gospel in the Life of David

The story of David is one of the longest narratives recorded in ancient literature, but it is not a story about King David himself. Instead, it is about the search for a true King, and how gospel grace permeates and changes every corner of our lives.

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Solomon Charged to Build the Temple

[6] Then he called for Solomon his son and charged him to build a house for the LORD, the God of Israel. [7] David said to Solomon, “My son, I had it in my heart to build a house to the name of the LORD my God. [8] But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, ‘You have shed much blood and have waged great wars. You shall not build a house to my name, because you have shed so much blood before me on the earth. [9] Behold, a son shall be born to y...

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16. David and His Mighty Men

2 Samuel 23:8-39

June 10, 2018

David's Mighty Men
[8] These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: Josheb-ba...

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15. David and Absalom

2 Samuel 15

June 3, 2018

After this Absalom got himself a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him. [2] And Absalo...

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14. David and God

Psalm 51

May 27, 2018

Have mercy on me, O God,
according to your steadfast love;
according to your abundant ...

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14. David and God (FH Site)

Psalm 51

May 27, 2018

Have mercy on me, O God,
according to your steadfast love;
according to your abundant ...

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13. David and Nathan

2 Samuel 12:1-15

May 20, 2018

And the LORD sent Nathan to David. He came to him and said to him, “There were two men in a certain ...

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12. David and Uriah

2 Samuel 11:1-12:1a

May 13, 2018

In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab, and his servants w...

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12. David and Uriah (FH Site)

2 Samuel 11:1-12:1a

May 13, 2018

In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab, and his servants w...

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11. David and Mephibosheth

2 Samuel 9

May 6, 2018

And David said, “Is there still anyone left of the house of Saul, that I may show him kindness for J...

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10. David and the LORD

2 Samuel 7

April 29, 2018

Now when the king lived in his house and the LORD had given him rest from all his surrounding enemie...

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9. David and Uzzah

2 Samuel 6:1-15

April 22, 2018

David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand. [2] And David arose and went wit...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 8. David and Saul, Part 3

1 Samuel 31

March 18, 2018

Now the Philistines were fighting against Israel, and the men of Israel fled before the Philistines ...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 7. David and Abigail

1 Samuel 25:2-44

March 11, 2018

[2] And there was a man in Maon whose business was in Carmel. The man was very rich; he had three t...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 7. David and Abigail (FH Campus)

1 Samuel 25:2-44

March 11, 2018

[2] And there was a man in Maon whose business was in Carmel. The man was very rich; he had three t...

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The Gospel in the Life of David: 6. David and Saul, Part 2

1 Samuel 24

March 4, 2018

When Saul returned from following the Philistines, he was told, “Behold, David is in the wilderness ...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 5. David and God

1 Samuel 21 - 22:5

February 25, 2018

Then David came to Nob, to Ahimelech the priest. And Ahimelech came to meet David, trembling, and sa...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 4. David and Jonathan

1 Samuel 18-20

February 18, 2018

As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 4. David and Jonathan (FH Campus)

1 Samuel 18-20

February 18, 2018

As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 3. David and Saul, Part 1

1 Samuel 18:1-16

February 11, 2018

As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 2. David and Goliath

1 Samuel 17

February 4, 2018

And there came out from the camp of the Philistines a champion named Goliath of Gath, whose height w...

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The Gospel in the Life of David 1. David and Samuel

1 Samuel 16:1-13

January 28, 2018

The LORD said to Samuel, “How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being k...

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