David brought peace and prosperity through the powerful fighting ability God gave to him and to his army. Solomon built on what his father gave him with great wisdom from God. The nation and nations all around experienced blessing like never before under Solomon until sin came in and started to erode it away.
This prayer shows a snap-shot of the prosperity of the land under Solomon. Solomon’s reign is a little foreshadow of the blessing and peace the world will have under the rulership of Jesus Christ.
Read through the Bible with us in 2012! The reading plan can be downloaded below; we are reading in chronological order. Check back often to read the blog posts on the Bible readings and discuss things in the "comments" section.
2012 Bible Plan