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Lamb

1 Samuel 16:11-13 “So [Samuel] asked Jesse, ‘Are these all the sons you have?’  ‘There is still the youngest,’ Jesse answered, ‘but he is tending the sheep.’…Then the Lord said ‘Rise and anoint him; he is the one.’  So Samuel … Continue reading

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At the Table

2 Samuel 9:1, 3b, 7 “David asked, ‘Is there anyone still left of the house of Saul to whom I can show kindness for Jonathan’s sake?’…Ziba answered the king, ‘There is still a son of Jonathan; he is crippled in … Continue reading

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Riding

1 Samuel 25:14-15a, 23-24a “One of the servants told Nabal’s wife Abigail:  ‘David sent messengers from the desert to give our master his greetings, but he hurled insults at them.  Yet these men were very good to us.’…When Abigail saw … Continue reading

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Shepherd’s Song

1 Samuel 16:23 “Whenever the spirit from God came upon Saul, David would take his harp and play.  Then relief would come to Saul; he would feel better, and the evil spirit would leave him.” Mark 14:26-27 “When they had … Continue reading

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Way

2 Samuel 14:1-2a, 4b, 5b-7a, 11b, 13-14 “Joab…knew the king’s heart longed for Absalom.  So Joab…had a wise woman brought…‘Pretend you are in mourning…then go to the king…’…she said, ‘Help me, O king!…I am indeed a widow…I your servant had … Continue reading

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Five

1 Samuel 17:40, 45, 50a “Then [David] took his staff in his hand, chose five smooth stones from the stream, put them in the pouch of his shepherd’s bag and, with his sling in his hand, approached the Philistine…‘You come against … Continue reading

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Lamb

1 Samuel 16:11-13 “So [Samuel] asked Jesse, ‘Are these all the sons you have?’  ‘There is still the youngest,’ Jesse answered, ‘but he is tending the sheep.’…Then the Lord said ‘Rise and anoint him; he is the one.’  So Samuel … Continue reading

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