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First, ask God to see something you can apply to your life.
Then, read 1 Samuel 17.
Then, write down something you can apply to your life.
Then, read what I wrote:
- Historical — David, the young shepherd boy bringing supplies to the battlefront, volunteers to fight Goliath, the huge experienced Philistine champion, and wins.
- Doctrinal — David is an incredible prophetic picture of Jesus, the unlikeliest of heroes, who volunteered for certain death as well, yet come out victorious as God’s champion.
- Inspirational — God? I am facing large, intractable obstacles right now. May I have the faith of David and Jesus and remember verse 47: “…the LORD does not save with sword and spear; for the battle is the LORD’s…”