All posts tagged in Life of David

  • July 6, 2023By JB Shreve

    Our story of the Days of David concludes in this final episode (part 13). This episode is called The Legacy of David. In the finale of our podcast series we look at the final events of David’s life and some of the unfinished business that his son Solomon concluded. We also look at the final chapter … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/the-legacy-of-david-the-days-of-david-episode-13-finale/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 29, 2023By JB Shreve

    The sins of David need little introduction. His adultery with Bathsheba and his murder of her husband Uriah are nearly as famous as his defeat of Goliath. This episode looks at how this critical  event in the Days of David unfolded and how it forever changed the way the king operated. He was still the … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/the-sins-of-david-the-days-of-david-episode-12/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 22, 2023By JB Shreve

    We’ve covered a lot of the big and famous events in the story of King David’s life. If we were to track down the one thing that made David more important than so many others in scripture, it would be this story. This is the story of the Tabernacle of David. This is the story … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/the-tabernacle-of-david-the-days-of-david-episode-11/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 14, 2023By JB Shreve

    The Kingdom of David is finally established as we turn to episode 10 in our podcast series. In this episode, we meet several interesting characters, including the sons of Zeruiah, Abner, Mephibosheth, and more. We walk through David’s coronation as king over Judah, the civil war with the tribes of Israel, and finally the unification … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/the-kingdom-of-david-the-days-of-david-episode-10/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 7, 2023By JB Shreve

    Today’s episode in our Days of David podcast series tells the dramatic and tragic story that inspired the Song of the Bow. This song of mourning includes the timeless phrase “How the mighty have fallen!” Today we look at the end of the house of Saul, his death and the deaths of his sons, including … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/the-mighty-have-fallen-the-days-of-david-episode-9/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 31, 2023By JB Shreve

    The action starts to heat up in our podcast series on the life of David. This week’s episode looks at the building of David’s army, the famous elite forces unit known as David’s Mighty Men, and his many wives. David’s mighty men are one of my favorite parts of the stories of David. For several … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/davids-mighty-men-and-many-women-the-days-of-david-episode-8/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 25, 2023By JB Shreve

    David’s life on the run from King Saul begins in this episode as we look at David’s outlaw years. Highlights of this story include the school of the prophets in Naioth, David’s flight from Saul, Doeg the Edomite, David faking madness before the Philistines, and David’s 400 at the Cave of Adullam. For those following … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/davids-outlaw-years-the-days-of-david-episode-7/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 15, 2023By JB Shreve

    The tragic parts of the story of David begin in this episode from our Days of David podcast series. In this episode, we look at David’s unique relationships with the children of Saul. First, we look at the story of David and Jonathan and then the story of David and his first wife, Saul’s daughter … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/david-and-jonathan-the-days-of-david-episode-6/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 3, 2023By JB Shreve

    In this podcast episode, we meet the hero of your story – the young David. From his anointing as king to his time playing the harp in Saul’s court, and finally to one of the most famous scenes in history – the story of David and Goliath. Read More, Learn More, Things Talked About in … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/david-and-goliath-the-days-of-david-episode-5/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 27, 2023By JB Shreve

    In part 4 of our Days of David podcast series, we look at the Philistines and the fall of King Saul. For those reading the Biblical account as you listen, we cover 1 Samuel 13-15 in this episode. The Philistines are one of the more infamous bad guy villains of the Old Testament ranking alongside … <a href="https://jbshreve.com/the-philistines-and-the-fall-of-saul-the-days-of-david-episode-4/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read