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2 Samuel 8 - AMP

2 He defeated Moab, and measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground; two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to keep alive. And the Moabites became servants to David, bringing tribute. 3 David also defeated Hadadezer son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to restore his power at the river . 4 David took from him 1,700 horsemen and 20,000 foot soldiers; and David hamstrung all the chariot horses, except he reserved enough of them for 100 chariots. 5 And when the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew 22,000 of them. 6 David put garrisons in Syrian Damascus, and the Syrians became servants and brought tribute. The Lord preserved and gave victory to David wherever he went. 7 And David took the shields of gold that were on the servants of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem. 8 And from Betah and Berothai, cities of Hadadezer, King David exacted an immense amount of bronze. 9 When Toi king of Hamath heard about David's defeat of all the forces of Hadadezer, 10 sent Joram his son to King David to salute and congratulate him about his battle and defeat of Hadadezer. For Hadadezer had had wars with Toi. Joram brought vessels of silver, gold, and bronze. 11 These King David dedicated to the Lord, with the silver and gold that he had dedicated from all the nations he subdued: 12 From Syria, Moab, the Ammonites, the Philistines, Amalek, and from the spoil of Hadadezer son of Rehob, king of Zobah. 13 David won renown. When he returned he slew 18,000 Edomites in the Valley of Salt. 14 He put garrisons throughout all Edom, and all the Edomites became his servants. And the Lord preserved and gave victory to wherever he went. 15 So David reigned over all Israel, and executed justice and righteousness for all his people. 16 Joab son of Zeruiah was over the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was recorder; 17 Zadok son of Ahitub and Ahimelech son of Abiathar were the priests, and Seraiah was the scribe; 18 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was over both the Cherethites and Pelethites ; and David's sons were chief assistants to the king.

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Christian Cheong avatar
The God Who Accomplishes His Purposes
Shared by: Christian Cheong on Oct, 2016
Summary: Nothing can thwart God's puposes. God accomplishes His purposes through us.
Scripture: 2 Samuel 8:1-14
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 281
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David's Kingdom Expands
Shared by: David Rigg on Oct, 2014
Summary: Here's a sermon about God's promises, giving to the Lord, and God's justice.
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Trust not in chariots!
Shared by: bala samson on Mar, 2014
Summary: Only when you empty yourself can you be filled by God! Do you hear me?
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Victories From The LORD Part 2
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Dec, 2012
Summary: I. EXORDIUM: Glory to me or Glory to GOD? II. AUDIENCE PROFILE: Believers III. OBJECTIVES: To show GOD owned the Glory not us. IV. TEXT: 2 Samuel 8:6,14 (New Living Translation, Second Edition) 8. Then he placed several army garris
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Papa's Missing!
Shared by: Johnny Creasong on Jul, 2008
Summary: That great theologian, Lucille Ball, was asked to comment on why American families were falling apart. Her response: “Papa’s missing. Things are falling apart because Papa’s gone. If Papa were here, he’d fix it.” Here’s what Papa means to the family!
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: 2 Samuel 8:18
Denomination: Church Of God
Views: 2,092
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"A Tale of Three Kings"
Shared by: Jerry DePoy on Oct, 2007
Summary: Why was David so sad? Five reasons. But there is reason for hope. Jesus, the son of David, would fulfill David’s emotional prayer "Would to God I had died for thee!"
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: 2 Samuel 8:24-33
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,827
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"The Most Difficult Challenges of Leadership"
Shared by: Dennis Deese on Aug, 2002
Summary: The challenge chapter! This entire chapter is to show us that the transition from laymen to leader is no easy venture. While all of the specifics of his experiences are not recorded, the point that is being made is that he had to face a great deal in hi
based on 32 ratings
Scripture: 2 Samuel 8:1-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,958