Barzillai was willing to give, but he gave excuses in why he couldn't follow the King and as a result, missed out on his rewards.
Shimei made a profession to the king but there was no changed heart behind it.
God Hates lying because it is against the character of God. God is always faithful!
Everyone has something they can do for the Lord, whether it is swinging the sword (Word of God), praying, or simply be the Lord's friend and speak about Him
Absalom's stealing the hearts of the people is a blueprint of how grievous wolves work in the church.
God cannot indiscriminately forgive sinners without repentance and a work of regeneration being done in their hearts.
Bitterness is a slow working poison that destroys its own container.
Who your friends are will determine who you are, or who you will soon be.
Who is the traveler? How can we withstand temptation?
Uriah, though a Gentile, showed great integrity and loyality.
Mephibosheth was a man under the sentence of death and had nothing to offer the king, but the king sat him at his table anyways.
Our dreams, even if they are for God, must die because once they die, God will replace those dreams and desires with something better that came from God.
Because Michal's love for her Lord wasn't right her life was wasted.