- Study verses 1-9 as a lesson in giving to Lord.
What did David ask of the people, and on what grounds?
What characteristics of their giving are specially emphasized?
Cf. 2 Cor. 8:3-5; 9:7. Is our giving of similar quality?
- Consider in David’s prayer (verses 10-19):
(a) what he says of God,
(b) what he says of man and of his own attitude of heart, and
(c) what he prayed for.
Seek to learn how to enrich and enlarge your own praying.