Luke 7:1-23. Jesus praised the Centurion’s faith and raised a widow’s son back to life in the town of Nain. Meanwhile John the Baptist sent two of his disciples to Jesus to ask if Jesus was “the one”. After all, John the Baptist was put in prison and his future looked bleak.
in 2 Samuel 7 God established the covenant with David. The writer also recorded David’s Prayer of Thanksgiving.
In Samuel 8 is recorded of how David’s Kingdom expanded. The chapter also lists David’s Officials.
Today we read one chapter in the Acts of the Apostles and two chapters in 2 Samuel.
May 5: Acts 16, 2 Samuel 6, 2 Samuel 7 (click on the chapter to begin reading)
Acts 16. Timothy joined Paul and Silas in Lystra, in Troas Paul received “the Macedonian Call”. Lydia, a new convert was baptized at Philippi. There Paul and Silas were put in prison, but while singing praises to God their chains fell off, the Philippian Jailer, rather than killing himself asked “Sirs, what must I do to be saved?” And they answered, “Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.” Since Paul and Silas were Roman citizens they were asked to leave secretly, but they went to Lydia’s house instead. After that they departed.
In 2 Samuel 6 the Ark was brought to Jerusalem.
!n 2 Samuel 7 God established the covenant with David. The writer also recorded David’s Prayer of Thanksgiving.
2 Samuel 7, God’s Covenant with David, David’s Prayer of Thanksgiving.
1 Chronicles 17, God’s Covenant with David.