Every Christian Must be Willing to Pay the Price for This

AN EXPOSITION OF 2 Samuel 24:17-25      “And David spake unto the Lord when he saw the angel that smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done wickedly: but these sheep, what have they done? Let thine hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father's house.      … Continue reading Every Christian Must be Willing to Pay the Price for This

Why Our Young People Go Astray

2 Samuel 13:23-39      “And it came to pass after two full years, that Absalom had sheepshearers in Baal-hazor, which is beside Ephraim: and Absalom invited all the king's sons. 24 And Absalom came to the king, and said, Behold now, thy servant hath sheepshearers; let the king, I beseech thee, and his servants go … Continue reading Why Our Young People Go Astray

A Psalm of Authentic Sorrow for Sin

AN EXPOSITION OF Psalm 51:1-6 There are seven penitential Psalms, but this seems to be the most memorable of the seven for it is associated with all the events involving David’s inappropriate relationship with Bathsheba. The tragic story is faithfully recorded in 2 Samuel 11:1-12:25. The seven penitential psalms are expressive of deep sorrow for … Continue reading A Psalm of Authentic Sorrow for Sin

My Three Minute Speech If I Could Address the Republican National Convention

Make America Want Again The story of David’s fight with Goliath is a favorite story in Biblical history because it was a difficult time in Israel. The nation was being ruled by an unstable monarch who was not making wise decisions, and had personally turned from obeying the word of God. The domestic turmoil was … Continue reading My Three Minute Speech If I Could Address the Republican National Convention

The Story of the Anointing of David to be King of Israel

AN EXPOSITION OF 1 SAMUEL 16: 1-13  A thousand years before Christ was born the land of Palestine was undergoing a national, economic, moral, and spiritual crisis. To make matters worse, the king was in an emotional revolt of the soul against the Lord. Personally selected by God, Saul had dared to disobey the Divine … Continue reading The Story of the Anointing of David to be King of Israel