Tag - 1 Chronicles

A Conditional Promise

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Chronicles 28:7 I will establish his kingdom forever if he is unswerving in carrying out my commands and laws, as is being done at this time. O-bservation: King David told the people of Israel that of all his sons, God had chosen Solomon to be king and to build the Lord a temple. David said that God had told him that if Solomon obeyed the Lord and follow Him completely, God would establish Solomon’s kingdom forever. Whether Solomon remembered his father’s words or not is not the discussion here because what matters is...

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Worship Is Essential

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Chronicles 25:1a David, together with the commanders of the army, set apart some of the sons of Asaph, Heman and Jeduthun for the ministry of prophesying, accompanied by harps, lyres and cymbals. O-bservation: King David was a singer, writer, and instrumentalist, according to the scripture. Of course, he is also known as being a warrior king and leader of men. But when it came to establishing the temple for the Lord, he made sure that a highly qualified team was set in place to lead worship unto the Lord, because “Worship Is Essential.” A-pplication: We...

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The Real Cost

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Chronicles 21:24 But King David replied to Araunah, “No, I insist on paying the full price. I will not take for the Lord what is yours, or sacrifice a burnt offering that costs me nothing.” O-bservation: David had sinned in numbering the fighting men of Israel. Because of David’s sin, seventy thousand male Israelites fell dead by a plague sent from God. To be freed from his sin, David paid six hundred thousand dollars in today’s prices to purchase property from a man named Araunah, so that he could build an altar unto...

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Just Do Your Best And Let God Take Care Of The Rest

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Chronicles 19:13 Be strong, and let us fight bravely for our people and the cities of our God. The Lord will do what is good in his sight. O-bservation: Israel was fighting one of its biggest battles ever, and before they went to war, the leader of King David’s troops, Joab, made this great statement. He said, “Just Do Your Best, And Let God Take Care Of The Rest.” A-pplication: How many times in your life can you recall when you were really up against a challenge that was bigger than you or certainly equal...

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Lord, Are You Serious?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Chronicles 17:16 Then King David went in and sat before the Lord, and he said: “Who am I, Lord God, and what is my family, that you have brought me this far?” O-bservation: This question by King David to God Almighty came after Nathan the prophet had told him who he was in God’s sight. Nathan told the king that he was not going to be the one to build a house for God, but that his son would build it. But then he told him that he would establish the house of...

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