2 Samuel 11:12-12:14

Allen WebsterAudio

We can never hide our sins from God. We must not be afraid to teach the word of God even when it will not be well-received. It’s easy to spot sin in others’ lives but we must not forget to look in our own. We should never value animal life more than human life. And we need to realize that … Read More

2 Samuel 11:1-11

Allen WebsterAudio

We must be careful not to tempt another person to sin or to put ourselves in positions where we may face powerful temptations. We need to confess all of our sins including the ones we may have covered up. And we must never allow sin to harden our hearts.

2 Samuel 14:18-15:12

Allen WebsterAudio

Procrastination may be more costly than dealing with our responsibilities in a timely manner. We always need to be mindful of the example we are setting especially for our children. And we must not make decisions based entirely on external factors.

2 Samuel 12:15-13:14

Allen WebsterAudio

Enemies of God enjoy not only criticizing Christians but also the One we worship when we fail. We should not be discouraged by untimely deaths but be motivated to work harder to join our brothers and sisters in the afterlife. Complications arise when we stray from God’s plan for marriage. Our best friends may turn out to be our worst … Read More

2 Samuel 13:15-14:17

Allen WebsterAudio

When we sin against family members our transgressions are especially painful and the death of a child may not hurt as much as a child who goes astray. We need to be careful about letting others put words in our mouth. And we should not give advice we have not taken.

2 Samuel 18:1-16

Allen WebsterAudio

Organization is essential to success. We need to protect both the reputation and the health of our leaders. Leaders may gain wisdom from their followers. But an inconsistent leader is soon found out and he will not be trusted by his own people. The things we prize most may bring about our downfall and no price should be great enough … Read More

2 Samuel 15:13-16:4

Allen WebsterAudio

We need to support our friends through the dark times in their lives. We need to be considerate of others even when our own circumstances are difficult. We must not lose hope even when our lives seem to be falling apart. And we must never let our ambition cause us to betray our friends.

2 Samuel 16:5-17:29

Allen WebsterAudio

The real test of patience is how we handle disagreeable people under unfavorable circumstances. Doing wrong is never justified regardless of political or financial gain. And a wise man’s advice spoken with the right words at the right time to the right person can have a powerful impact.

2 Samuel 21:12-22:19

Allen WebsterAudio

Our greatest trials tend to be repeated throughout our lives. We must maintain our faith so we can overcome them whenever they return. We all need help sometimes. And our roles may change from time-to-time. We need to call to God in our greatest joy and in our deepest distress. He hears us and addresses our needs. And He doesn’t … Read More