The Value of Vision
(2 Samuel 5:1-12)
David's vision energized the Hebrew nation far beyond anything Saul had ever imagined. Notice what the vision of David did for the Israelite nation:
Vision unites (vv. 1-3). For the first time in years, "all the tribes" and "all the elders" came together.
Vision provides a center for leadership (vv. 4, 5). David began his reign from Hebron, but desired to unite a divided land and lead from Jerusalem.
Vision dominates inner conversation (vv. 6-8)....Read more