Text: 2 Samuel 23:1-39 – David’s last words, and a list of his “mighty men” and their acts of valor.
Serving with Distinction
- We ought to display courage in the face of great odds (v8).
- We ought to display endurance in the face of prolonged hardship (v9-10).
- We ought to display resolve in the face of fierce opposition (v11-12).
- We ought to display loyalty in the face of hard times (v13-17).
The Deserving Honoree
- God was the one who established David’s throne (v1-7).
- God was the one who defeated David’s enemies (v10-12).
- God was the one who satisfied David’s thirst (v16-17).
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Sermon series: The Life of David: Shepherd. Poet. Warrior. Friend. KING. See all sermons in this series.
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