READING: 2 Samuel 8-9, 1 Chronicles 18
TEXTS AND APPLICATION: These chapters record David’s military victories as he gained control over Israel. More specifically, the record twice indicates in 2 Sam. 8:6, 14 (and repeated twice again in 1 Chron. 18:6, 13) the source of David’s victories:
2 Sam. 8:6 The made David victorious wherever he went
PRAYER: Please pray I would remember that EVERY SINGLE VICTORY I HAVE IN ANY AREA OF LIFE is because of the Lord’s might and mercy — never because of me.