The ripple effects of sin—even forgiven sin—often extend far beyond the original offense. Examining the consequences of David’s transgression with Bathsheba, Alistair Begg explains that the king’s story illustrates what happens when we resist God’s rule in our quest for moral autonomy. Thankfully, though, no one is beyond the reach of God’s amazing grace and love. By confessing our sin, we can rejoice in God’s provision of a Savior and confidently proceed with our lives in light of His mercy.
Biblical Figures, Conviction of Sin, Effects of Sin, Faithfulness of God, Forgiveness, Grace of God, Mercy, Repentance
Paul’s Last Words — Part One
David's Last WordsNearing the end of his life, King David wrote his final words as the “sweet psalmist of Israel.” Yet ...
Lessons from the List
As 2 Samuel comes to a close, David provides the reader with a list of his mighty men, whose deeds ...