We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing. – 2 Thessalonians 1:3 (ESV) I especially love the Bible Reading plan HERE. Please take a look at more in the menu items …
1 Kings 1: Adonijah sets himself up as King, David makes Solomon King 1 Kings 2: David’s charge to Solomon, Solomon’s throne established
2 Samuel 23: The last words of David, David’s mighty men 2 Samuel 24: David counts the fighting men, Let us fall into the hands of God and not men. Angel told to withdraw, David builds an altar Luke 19: Jesus and Zachaeus, story of ten servants, the triumphal entry, Jesus weeps over Jerusalem, Jesus …
2 Samuel 21: The Gibeonites avenged, war against the Philistines 2 Samuel 22: David’s song of praise
2 Samuel 19: David returns to Jerusalem 2 Samuel 20: Sheba rebels against David, The ten concubines given private quarters Luke 18: Persistent Widow, Pharisee and Tax collector, Jesus blesses the children, the rich man, Jesus predicts his death, Jesus heals a blind beggar.
2 Samuel 16: David and Ziba, Shimei curses David, The advice of Hushai and Ahithopel, Absalom sleeps with David’s concubines 2 Samuel 17: Absalom prepares to go after David 2 Samuel 18: Absalom’s death, David mourns
2 Samuel 14: Absalom returns to Jerusalem, Absalom gets Joab’s field on fire to get his attention 2 Samuel 15: Absalom’s conspiracy, David flees Luke 17: Teachings about forgiveness, ten healed of leprosy, one is a Samaritan, the coming Kingdom.
2 Samuel 12: Nathan rebukes David 2 Samuel 13: Amnon and Tamar, Absalom kills Amnon Luke 16: The parable of the shrewd manager, word study dis-honest manager, he looked ahead, he planned ahead, he acted quickly, lessons about money, Good news of kingdom, rich man and Lazarus.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope. – Winston Churchill