The Lord's Table Church

Verse By Verse, Book by Book, Chapter by Chapter
 Feasting on the whole counsel of God's Word
 James 5:16 and Eccl.4:9,10

Bible Studies & 12 Steps Post New Entry

2 Samuel 10-11

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

2 Samuel 10:1-19 (NASB)
1 Now it happened afterwards that the king of the Ammonites died, and Hanun his son became king in his place.
2 Then David said, "I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, just as his father showed kindness to me." So David sent some of his servants to console him concerning his father. But when David's servants came to the land of the Ammonites,
3 the princes of the Ammonites said to Hanun their lord, "Do you think that David is honoring your fat...

Read Full Post »

2 Samuel 9:1-13

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 4:35 PM Comments comments (0)

2 Samuel 9:1-13 (KJV)
1 And David said, Is there yet any that is left of the house of Saul, that I may shew him kindness for Jonathan's sake?

·       David asked, the heart of David was a picture of God’s grace. Who can I show kindness?

·       In the Hebrew language kindness means love and kindness of a firm commitment, it’s something strong, not just a jester

·  ...

Read Full Post »

2 Samuel 8: 1-18

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (1)

2 Samuel 8:1 (NASB)

V:1
1 Now after this it came about that David defeated the Philistines and subdued them; and David took control of the chief city from the hand of the Philistines.

·       Metheg Ammah – “mother city”

·        (1 Ch 18:1 NKJV) After this it came to pass that David attacked the Philistines, subdued them, and took Gath and its towns from the hand of t...

Read Full Post »

2 Samuel 7: 1-29

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)

2 Samuel 7:1-29 (KJV)
1 And it came to pass, when the king sat in his house, and the LORD had given him rest round about from all his enemies;
2 That the king said unto Nathan the prophet, See now, I dwell in an house of cedar, but the ark of God dwelleth within curtains.
3 And Nathan said to the king, Go, do all that is in thine heart; for the LORD is with thee.

·       Now we find David in his house resting from all the battles he ...

Read Full Post »

2 Samuel 6: 1-12

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)

 Introduction; for one hundred years the ark of God had been separated from the people. David had it in his heart to bring back the ark... All that remained was to retrieve the ark, place it in the tabernacle he would erect on Mount Zion, and declare Jerusalem the religious center of the nation as well.

David first went with 30,000 men to Baalah of Judah (the same as Kiriath Jearim; Josh. 15:9) to bring the ark from the house of Abinadab. Described as that which bore the name of...

Read Full Post »

2 Samuel 6: 13-23

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Introduction; We left off last time on Wednesday night  in 2 Samuel chapter 6 verse 12, so we will pick it up in verse thirteen. If you remember David was going to bring back the ark.

13 And it was so, that when they that bare the ark of the LORD had gone six paces, he

sacrificed oxen and fatlings.
14 And David danced before the LORD with all his might; and David was girded with a linen ephod.
15 So David and all the house of Israel brought up the ark of the ...

Read Full Post »

2 Samuel 5: 1-25

Posted by Barb on August 16, 2015 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (0)

2 Samuel 5:1-25 (NASB)
1 Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron and said, "Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.
2 "Previously, when Saul was king over us, you were the one who led Israel out and in. And the LORD said to you, 'You will shepherd My people Israel, and you will be a ruler over Israel.'"
3 So all the elders of Israel came to the king at Hebron, and King David made a covenant with them before the LORD at Hebron; then they anointed David king over I...

Read Full Post »