King David Tag Archive

Dance Anyway.

You turned my wailing into dancing… Psalm 30:11a The word DaNcE evokes romantic thoughts of celebration, fun, laughter — thus the reason it isn’t customary to dance at a funeral (even when said funeral is billed as ‘A celebration of the life of, say, Sally Sue because everybody knows Sally Sue is now dancing up […]

When Kings Go Off to War…

In the spring, at the time when kings go off to war, David sent Joab out with the king’s men and the whole Israelite army…but David remained in Jerusalem.” II Samuel 11:1 It was spring, the time when kings go off to war. But King David chose instead to hang back at his palace, sit […]