Posted by Dustin Smith on 13 September 2017

Reading through the Bible, it does not take long to see that God uses imperfect people. One of my favorite characters in the Bible is King David, and he proved to be far from perfect. If you know any stories about this great King, then you know that a huge turning point for David is when he laid eyes on Bathsheba. And while the story of what David did with Bathsheba is one we can all point to as a major sin in David’s life, I believe we miss something if we don’t look at what led to that fateful moment. It is found in 2 Samuel 11:1, In the spring of the year, when kings normally go out to war, David sent Joab and the Israelite army to fight the Ammonites. They destroyed the Ammonite army and laid siege to the city of Rabbah. However, David stayed behind in...

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