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Tragedy and Triumph | A Study in 2 Samuel | A silver crown and a sword
Today's Devotion

Daily Devotional | David's Fall

  • August 13, 2022 | Psalm 7:14

Being powerfully used by God does not mean we are exempt from sin or temptation. It is hard to understand why a servant of God like David would behave so recklessly, engaging in adultery and then murder. Yet, as one theologian phrased it, “Sin is at its root irrational.”

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From the Editor

Jamie Janosz sitting at a computer

Hello friends,

What do you know about King David? He was only shepherd boy when God hand-picked him to be the next king. He was a talented musician who authored many of the psalms. He took on the giant Goliath wielding only a slingshot. But there’s so much more to his story.

Join us as Dr. Ryan Cook guides us through the book of 2 Samuel with his study titled, Tragedy and Triumph. The Bible doesn’t skim over David’s faults allowing us to see how God can work, even through flawed people.

As a special bonus, we have created a go-along family study on 2 Samuel to use with your children, grandchildren, or even a Sunday School class. Feel free to download the study and print as many copies as you’d like! It is our gift to you.

In addition, don’t miss this video conversation about 2 Samuel featuring author Ryan Cook. Get the inside scoop on this new study. As always, thank you for joining us to read and learn from God’s Word.

Jamie Janosz
Managing Editor

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