A new king did not treat the family of the old king very kindly, in
fact, there was usually torture and death involved. David did not treat
Saul's family this way. David asked if there was anyone in Saul's family
to whom he could show kindness. This led to Mephiboseth, one of
Jonathan's sons. Read 2 Samuel chapter 9 with your family and find out
more about this story.
Our King is a very kind King. So kind He sent His own Son to save us
from our biggest enemy...SIN. David knew His God was a kind God and he
knew he should reflect that kindness. For the youngest class, the lesson
is "God helps us be kind." for the other 2 groups it is "Being kind
honors God and others." This story about David is a wonderful example of
Have a great week!
We take turns writing when God gives us an idea. The author will be noted.