Pastor-teacher Don Hargrove

Faith Bible Church

Sunday, Feb. 28, 2010

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Salvation (Isa 64:6;Titus 3:5); Sanctification (1 Cor 3:16; Eph 4:30; 1 Thess 5:19); Maturation (Eph 3:20; 1 Cor 2:9; 3 Jn 1:2; Philip 4:11-13).

 

 

LIFE OF DAVID Ė Part 3

David, the man KATA Godís own heart Ė part 2

 

A.†† Panoramic View of Davidís Life (Psa 78:70-72).

 

††††††††††† 1.†† From birth to thirty:Triumph!!!!

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† a.††† Shepherd, the teenage years of preparation.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† b.††† Goliath, victory over the giants of life Ė overcoming the kosmos.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† c.†† Fugitive testing years Ė accelerated spiritual growth.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† d.†† King Ė the supergrace life.

 

††††††††††† 2.††† From 30 to 70:†† Tragedy and recovery.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† a.†† Tragedy: rejection of doctrine in his heart and the searing of his

 

conscience, Bathsheba, 2 Sam 12:1-5.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† b.††† Trouble, Law of reaping what you sow, Gal 6:7.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† c.†††† Recovery, Psa 32; 51; 2 Sam 12.†††

 

B.††† David, a man κατὰ Godís own heart.

 

††††††††††† 1.†† What does it mean to be a man κατὰ Godís own heart?

 

††††††††††† 2.††† David not only illustrates the supergrace life of being a man according to Godís own heart, he also powerfully illustrates just how important it is to guard the conscience by being positive to the doctrine stored in the heart Ė and how easily, quickly, and deeply a believer with BD can fall into reversionism simply by ignoring and rejecting BD stored in the heart.

 

††††††††††† 3.†† Davidís heart for BD, Psalms 1; 19.

 

††††††††††† 4.Davidís heart for fellowship with God, Psa 23.

 

††††††††††† 5.†† Davidís heart for sanctification, Psa 23:1; 27:4.

 

††††††††††† 6.Heart of patience regarding the POG, Psalm 37.

 

††††††††† 7.†† Davidís heart of Humility,Psa 78:70; 89:19-21.

 

††††††††††† 8.†† Davidís heart of integrity, Psa 78:72.

 

††††††††††† 9.†† Davidís heart had the capacity for solitude.

 

††††††††††† 10.Davidís heart had capacity for obscurity, 1 Sam 17:28-29.

 

††††††††††† 11.Davidís heart had capacity for monotony.

 

††††††††††† 12.†† Davidís heart of courage, 1 Sam 17:33-37.

 

††††††††††† 13.†† Davidís faithful heart.

 

††††††††††† 14.†† Davidís heart had capacity for promotion.

 

††††††††††† 15.Davidís heart had capacity for humble service, 1 Sam 17:17-19.††

 

††††††††††† 16.†† Davidís heart was full of faith, Psa 37:3-5;1 Sam 17:47.

 

††††††††††† 17.Davidís heart was oriented to authority.

 

††††††††††† 18.Davidís heart was one of contentment, cf Philip 4:12.

 

††††††††††† 19.†† Davidís heart was OWC, Psa 27:4.