David’s testimony reminds us that hope is not dependent on our circumstances.
According to King David, genuine thanksgiving must be an ongoing way of life.
Solomon’s accession to the throne should have been seamless. His older brother Adonijah, however, complicated matters putting their father’s resolve to the test.
David’s census of Israel and Judah was the catalyst for what ultimately unfolded in God’s plan and purpose.
God honors a contrite heart and forgives those who come to Him in genuine repentance. The sooner, the better. But, it’s never too late.