Lectionary Lab PREMIUM Edition, Sixth Sunday after Pentecost, Year B

July 4, 2021

Comments and Illustrations by John Fairless

2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10

  • What makes a person’s life “great?” What makes a church, or a family, or a nation great?

  • Verse 10 is certainly a key, and is the thing the writer of Samuel wants to emphasize. We’ve seen it throughout the narrative, but David’s “greatness” lies not so much in his personal characteristics (he’…

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