Based on God’s past faithfulness, David was confident of the Shepherd’s continued care not only in this mortal life, but in the very presence of the Lord forever!
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.
While elusive in our culture, David advises us that there is only way to have genuine satisfaction, safety and security on the path of life.
Bringing the Ark to Jerusalem brought worship of Jehovah to the forefront of the people of Israel. David’s passion and joy was evident for all to observe because God was the center of his life.