David- Part 3- Hitting Bottom

DAILY DISCIPLINE #65 By Colleen Donahue Last month we looked at David and how each of his earthly supports had been knocked out from under him. He had lost his position, his close friend, his mentor, his reputation, and his freedom. Everything that he could grab and hold onto for stability was gone–except for God!…

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David- Part 2 – God Uses Weak Vessels

Daily Discipline #64 By Colleen Donahue   Does God take a “nobody” and make him into a “somebody”? This was our study last month as we looked at the young life of David- an unknown shepherd boy that God chose to be Israel’s king. We saw that the criterion God uses to choose his servants…

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David- Part 1 – Does God Use Nobodies?

DAILY DISCIPLINE #63 By Colleen Donahue   Our last study took us into the castle of King Saul- Israel’s first king. Saul, as we saw had hardly begun the job when he was disqualified. The opening to our study of King David is contrasted with the rejection of the self-willed King Saul. Although Saul was…

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The Willfulness of a Nation and Lesson For Our Own Lives

DAILY DISCIPLINE #62 By Colleen Donahue Our point in Bible history brings us to where Joshua, (successor to Moses) had brought the Israelite nation to the Promised Land. Once within the borders of the land, the Israelites obeyed God under the direction of Joshua and began to destroy the current inhabitants of the Promised land…

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