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King David and Queen Michal: A Marital Tragedy

In a previous post I did say that David was a ladies man. He married a slew of women and had children with them. This post is about his first wife, and some may dare to say his first love, Michal. 476 more words


Motivation for Marriage—David and Michal

David-Michal Example on Arranged Marriage

A marriage arranged to serve extraneous interests likely will be unsuccessful and bring no benefit to the couple. Example: David-Michal marriage was motivated by interests different from any desire by the couple to live in marital love. 2,000 more words


Memorable Scripture: Celebrate God with your Whole Being!

Now as the ark of the Lord came into the City of David, Michal, Saul’s daughter, looked through a window and saw King David leaping and whirling before the Lord; and she despised him in her heart. 227 more words


Unreasonably Reasonable (1min read)

Yes, and I am willing to look even more foolish than this, even to be humiliated in my own eyes!…” (2 Samuel 6:22, NLT) 462 more words


Phillip Medhurst presents 262/788 James Tissot Bible c 1899 David makes his escape 1 Samuel 19:12 Jewish Museum New York

By a follower of (James) Jacques-Joseph Tissot, French, 1836-1902. Gouache on board.

The paintings were reproduced in “La Sainte Bible : Ancien Testament . . . 49 more words


When Your Wife Has Contempt For Your Worship

What do you do when your wife has contempt for the way you worship?  I’ve never experienced this, but David, the King of Israel did. 310 more words

Green Bananas

My unripe self-love is overcome by the flaws I find, I search for.
I long to soothe, to sing myself to sleep, but 1AM stretches out… 81 more words