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Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Tuesday 22 August 2017 2 Samuel 7:11b-16 ‘“The Lord declares to you that the Lord himself will establish a house for you: when your days are over and you rest with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, your own flesh and blood, and I will establish his kingdom. He is the one who will build a house for my Na [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Monday 21 August 2017 2 Samuel 2:1-4a In the course of time, David enquired of the Lord. ‘Shall I go up to one of the towns of Judah?’ he asked. The Lord said, ‘Go up.’ David asked, ‘Where shall I go?’ ‘To Hebron,’ the Lord answered. So David went up there with his two wives, Ahinoam of Jezreel and Abigail, the widow of Nabal of Ca [...]

Jon Keel – Sunday 20th August – King ...

Jon shares this weeks message looking again at King David. http://media.blubrry.com/sawyerschurch/p/www.sawyerschurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2017.08.20.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Saturday 19 August 2017 2 Samuel 1:27 ‘How the mighty have fallen! The weapons of war have perished!’ ‘How the mighty have fallen’ has become a proverb which is sometimes used mockingly when powerful people lose their privileged positions. But when David originally spoke these words there was absolutely no sarcasm or mocking in his [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Friday 18 August 2017 1 Samuel 23:1-4 When David was told, ‘Look, the Philistines are fighting against Keilah and are looting the threshing-floors,’ he enquired of the Lord, saying, ‘Shall I go and attack these Philistines?’ The Lord answered him, ‘Go, attack the Philistines and save Keilah.’ But David’s men said to him, ‘Here in J [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Thursday 17 August 2017 1 Samuel 16:1 The Lord said to Samuel, ‘How long will you mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and be on your way; I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem. I have chosen one of his sons to be king.’ In the Old Testament there was a tradition of pouring oil ove [...]