The Apostle Paul called the relationship between Christ and the church a great mystery (Ephesians 5:32). Like many relationships, the marriage of the Savior to His bride, the Church, is full of questions. Why does He love us? How could He love us enough to give His glorious life for us? Why does He, holy and righteous, love us despite our sins? It is indeed a mystery.
The life of David again offers us a parallel to the life of Christ in David’s affection for Abigail. Following the sudden death of Nabal, her wicked husband, David weds Abigail recognizing in her a meek and humble spirit.
Join us this week as we go deeper into this study of the character of Israel’s most famous king. You can access the Bible Study handout here.