Posted by Alison Lopez on 24th May 2019
David: A Man After God’s Own Heart compiles the quotes of Ellen G. White to create a resource for those who desire a deeper study of this relatable and influential Bible figure. Following the timeline of David’s life, her writings are arranged in a way that emphasizes the characteristics being developed during each Bible milestone. Through studying her thoughts alongside the Bible, readers will form a richer understanding of a man after God’s own heart.
King David was once only the shepherd boy David. In his youth, he was content to compose songs on his harp, with none to hear but the sheep of his field. But God had bigger plans for him. From facing a warrior giant and a jealous king, to losing his best friend and being betrayed by his own son, character development in Christ remains key to his overcoming.
The Bible chronicles just a taste of this incredible transition. People throughout history resonate with and find encouragement from David’s reliance on God, whether in struggles or in victories. Throughout her writings, Ellen White shines further light on David’s unique walk with God as she shares her own God-given insights on his life.