Why Waiting Is Worth It t

2 Samuel 5:1-16 David knew God had called him to be king, but the journey from the field to the palace was hard fought and often bloody. David could have taken his leadership position by force many times. But instead, David waited patiently, believing God’s timing was...

What “They” Say Doesn’t Matter

2 Samuel 4 If you live for people’s approval, you will die from their rejection. Anybody who has ever lived through high school knows that is more than just a nice Pinterest quote. It’s the truth. If we get that promotion, make the team, or score a date with our dream...

Has Your Anger Gone Too Far?

2 Samuel 3 Mark Twain said, “Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.” That sounds like anger should be avoided at all costs. But if anger itself is wrong, why would Ephesians 4:26 advise, “In...

Does God Call Us To Quit?

2 Samuel 2:8-32 We’re all chasing after something—a career, a relationship, popularity, money, glory. In 2 Samuel 2:19, Asahel, one of David’s warriors, began a chase that would ultimately cost him his life. Asahel began to pursue Abner, a leader in the...

When Following God, Always Ask for Directions

2 Samuel 2:1-7, Isaiah 55:8-9 Have you ever followed your GPS only to end up at a dead end or a remote area? Perhaps you started on your journey without looking at the listed itinerary first, and your destination wasn’t where you intended to go, nor where Google said...
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