Study 2 From the Book of 2 Samuel is: 2 Samuel 2 and 3
Compare David’s actions as a public figure (2:4-7; 3:20, 21, 28-39) with the trouble he was building up in his family life (3:2-5, 13, 14). Am I in any respect guilty of double standards in my own life?
Make a character study of the figures of Abner and Joab from these chapters. Note the relationship of Joab and his brothers to David (Zeruiah was the daughter of David’s mother by her first marriage), and David’s words in 3:39.