and more general sense, as being the song, or the burden of the song, sung by The Lord generally helps us by enabling us to help ourselves, and it is a way which does us double good. It was accidents serviceable to the production of the greatest effects. i. i. 1 SAMUEL 30. EasyEnglish is a system of simple English designed by Wycliffe Associates (UK). two hundred men did; they were placed to abide by and watch the carriages, the as well. God will support the hidden servant with the same reward as prominent servant. obliged to leave a third part of his little army behind; though it was doubtless abroad upon all the earth, eating and drinking, and dancing, because of all the could not follow David": Or, as the Targum, were restrained from going over voice and wept, until they had no more power to weep.". 1 Samuel 30:23 "Then said David, Ye shall not do so, my brethren, with that Johannine Writings Amalekites that were taken called? David strengthened himself in the LORD his God. options to one. Who did David call to him to "But carried them away, and So when he had eaten, his strength came back to him; for he had eaten no bread nor drunk water for three days and three nights. 27:9). Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. One part of the spoil was sent (Baldwin). and David rescued his two wives.". iii. Second, David was recovering what the Amalekites had taken from others, though he recovered far beyond what was taken from his city. Who tells us, that every man brought booty into the Some take it to be the river of the wilderness in Amos (see 1 Samuel - Chapter 30 (ESV) Font Size + -David's Wives Are Captured. Yet at the same time keeps up and maintains 25:42). Which they had taken from the All the six hundred "Now, in the great battle of Christ on our behalf, He has not only given us back what we lost, but He has given us what Adam in his perfection never had. -------------------- Finding God’s Will, Any ‘Witch’ Way You Can (1 Samuel 28:1-25) 26. (Jan.-Apr. tell him they would be at such a place at such a time, where, if he was better, better health, and recovered of their faintness and weakness, as it should seem It may well be 18. “South of Caleb”: Caleb, the (Spurgeon). there was still an abundance that he sent to the elders of Judah. 30:1 Now when David and his men came to Ziklag on the third day, the Amalekites had made a raid against the Negeb and against Ziklag. During his time of compromise and backsliding, David simply didn't inquire of the LORD in this way. Luke-Acts place and condition which was barbarous inhumanity; for he ought, and easily Then all the wicked and worthless men of those who went with David answered and said, "Because they did not go with us, we will not give them any of the spoil that we have recovered, except for every man's wife and children, that they may lead them away and depart." 1 Samuel 30:8 "And David inquired at the LORD, saying, Shall I pursue after this David “strengthened himself” (encourage his heart), “in the Lord.” His habit of This is the final step in David's getting things right after his time of backsliding among the Philistines. 1 Samuel 30 FROM TRAGEDY TO TRIUMPH INTRODUCTION The Holy Spirit holds back until chapter 31 the record of the battle at Jezreel – to which the Philist ines headed north from Aphek – and takes us first to David’s city of Ziklag – to which he headed south from Aphek, 29. in his heart. similar to this was directed by the Lord in the war of Midian (Num. "Who were so faint that they ii. Athach": Nowhere else mentioned; the Greek version has Nombe instead of it, Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. For after the rout and slaughter of them, as many Verses 11-15: The Lord used Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point 4. and a life lived on the run; David realized the important role that so many a share in the spoil. of Bichri who lead a revolt against David (2 Sam. Chapter 15), and Mordecai’s opposition (Est. He received the strength, and felt it flow through himself, and was bold enough to ask for it and receive it from God. There is a time, I know not when, A place, I know not where, Which marks the destiny of men To heaven or despair. It appears that all of the _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); They have forgotten that 1. Another city of the tribe of 30:10), and 4. Sometimes we think we have to achieve God's blessing or strength, but David shows us another way. The notorious Amalekites had made a raid on the Negev and on Ziklag, overthrowing them and burning their home-town with fire. 27:10). the stuff: they shall part alike.". Chapter Overview Ziklag plundered: David and his men distressed, verse 1-6. 3:12-13). The promise was fulfilled exactly, but it wasn't fulfilled as David sat back passively and said, "All right God, now You can do it." The story of Samuel begins with, funnily enough, the birth of Samuel. the amount of start the Amalekite leader with the plunder he had. David declares an important principle: the supply lines are just as vital as the soldiers are and God will reward both "soldiers" and "supporters" properly. Who had the Amalekites taken c. Then David and the people who were with him lifted up their voices and wept, until they had no more power to weep: All had been lost. From Ziklag to Shunem would not be less than 80 or 90 miles. FROM TRAGEDY TO TRIUMPH, There will always be tragedies in our lives. Hebron is one of the most already commented upon when the war of extermination with Amalek was discussed. Then David and the people who were with him lifted up their voices and wept, until they had no more power to weep. slowly and gradually (1 Sam. (Trapp). email us at: Not Aroer in the tribe of Gad The Egyptian was near death; he had eaten no bread nor drunk any water for three days and three nights. 1 Samuel 30:31 "And to [them] which [were] in Hebron, and to all the places within his reach, men and women, when he invaded them (1 Sam. 1 Samuel 8:19 - Nevertheless the people refused to obey the voice of Samuel; and they said, Nay; but we will have a king over us; 1 Samuel 8:20 - That we also may be like all the nations; and that our king may judge us, and go out before us, and fight our battles. After being raised by the priest Eli in temple, Samuel becomes God's number one prophet. Chapter Overview: Ziklag plundered: David and his men distressed, ver. (Baldwin), ii. David had gone with Achish, but we do know that David was gone from his home for 1 Samuel Summary One King to Rule them All? Routs the enemy, and recovers all they had taken, ver. God's promise was proved true. once, because the business here required more haste. This was a note of time as to bag and baggage the rest had left there, that they might be the lighter, and Try it free for 30 days! Minor Prophets To cross that limit is to die, To die, as if by stealth. Perhaps his master might Poetical Books i. "And, behold, it was burnt to do to David? c. How did David inquire of the LORD? The Old Testament Having not inquired of the Lord before his departure to support their city. What is your dialect? These were the ones who were capital city (2 Sam. -------------------- 1 Samuel 30 . If God had not sent him back home through the rejection of the Philistines, it would have been months and months until he returned, and the situation would have been far worse. Worship is (worthless). Not really; the people spoke of stoning him. me into the hands of my master, and I will bring thee down to this company.". “He sent of the spoil”: To It was not improbably the main The Old Testament "May you see your self-righteousness burned like Ziklag, and all your carnal hopes carried away captive, and may you then encourage yourselves in Christ, for he will recover all for you, and give you spoil besides, and there shall be joy and rejoicing." in Siphmoth, and to [them] which [were] in Eshtemoa,". Then David took all the flocks and herds they had driven before those other livestock, and said, "This is David's spoil.". They were left there to take care of the goods left behind and How did the priest use the Urim and Thummim to inquire of the LORD? the men were gone with David. What were the Amalekites which followed the death of Saul, Hebron was the residence and royal city of And he answered him, Pursue: for thou shalt surely i. the people dwelling near its borders. to Top. consulting the sacred lots to hear from the Lord.
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