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Lessons from the life of David (5)

Lessons from the life of David (5)

Someday we will all die, and our last words are often considered some of our most important. The question is, have you lived to your highest potential and fulfilled God’s purpose for your life? The Bible says, ‘These are the last words of David.’ What will he tell us? His ...

Bob Gass

July 25th, 2017

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Lessons from the life of David (4)

Lessons from the life of David (4)

David knew how to develop other leaders. He didn’t ‘use’ people to get what he wanted. He recognized their talent, gave them opportunities to serve, then rewarded and honored them. And as a result they were willing to lay down their lives for him. In 2 Samuel 23 we read: ...

Bob Gass

July 24th, 2017

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Lessons from the life of David (3)

Lessons from the life of David (3)

Paul writes, ‘Fight the good fight of faith’ (1 Timothy 6:12 KJV). Some of God’s promises have to be fought for. The Jebusites who controlled Jerusalem told David, ‘You’ll never get in here!’ (2 Samuel 5:6 NLT). So expect resistance to your vision, especially when there’s no

Bob Gass

July 23rd, 2017

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Lessons from the life of David (2)

Lessons from the life of David (2)

Here are three lessons from David’s life: 1) God makes the choice. When Samuel the prophet came to David’s house to pick Israel’s next king, David wasn’t considered. But God chose him anyway – just like He chose Deborah to lead the nation in a male-dominated society. Stop ...

Bob Gass

July 22nd, 2017

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Lessons from the life of David (1)

Lessons from the life of David (1)

God said, ‘I have found David…a man after My own heart, who will do all My will’ (Acts 13:22 NKJV). When God says that about someone, you’d be wise to observe that person’s life. David started out as a shepherd and ended up as king. The chances of that happening were zero. ...

Bob Gass

July 21st, 2017

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