The Clc: Life of David (Christian Living Classics: Bible Character Series)
"F.B. Meyer's devotional studies on biblical characters reflect a rare depth of spiritual experience. These great figures were not so different from ourselves--sometimes weak, indifferent, willful. Yet they had their moments of faith, humility, and courage, and God was able...
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"F.B. Meyer's devotional studies on biblical characters reflect a rare depth of spiritual experience. These great figures were not so different from ourselves--sometimes weak, indifferent, willful. Yet they had their moments of faith, humility, and courage, and God was able to use these for His greater purposes. God's faithfulness, which not only accepts but transforms such inconsistency, calls us to more effective Christian living.
The life of David will remain supremely fascinating as long as time remains. As the sweet Psalmist of Israel, the ancestor of Christ, and the founder of a dynasty of kings, David will always elicit our highest affections and command our deepest respect.^^While sketching every period of David's life, F.B. Meyer has concentrated this book on those sections of Scripture that trace the steps by which the shepherd became the king. It is in these steps that David's character was formed, his sweetest psalms composed, and those manifold experiences encountered that enabled him to interpret and utter the universal heart of man. And it is in these steps that the reader will discover the keys to becoming "a man after God's own heart."
F B Meyer (1847-1929) born in London of German ancestry, he graduated from London University and completed theological training at Regent's Park College. Meyer was a popular convention speaker at Northfield in the United States, Keswick, England and Portstewart, Northern Ireland. Meyer was a man with a compassionate heart, prolific pen and graceful style. His writings are still widely read including Christ in Isaiah, Joseph: Loved, Despised, and Exalted, and in particular his Pulpit Legend Series and Classic Portrait series.-Editorial Review.
Lance Wubbels is presently the Vice President of Literary Development at Koechel Peterson and Associates. For the previous eighteen years, he worked as the Managing Editor of Bethany House Publishers as well as a teacher at Bethany College of Missions. A naturally gifted storyteller, Wubbels is the author of seven fiction books with Bethany House Publishers. His daily devotional, In His Presence, won the 1999 Gold Medallion Award from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. He and his family make their home in Bloomington, Minnesota.