1 Samuel 17:31


What David said was overheard and reported to Saul, and Saul sent for him. 1 Samuel 17:31, NIV. Up until just a few days ago I thought that David presented himself before Saul to fight Goliath. However, the above scripture explains that someone heard what David was saying about the uncircumcised Philistine and reported everything to the King. Saul, being intrigued, sent for David. One of my favorite scriptures about respectability is, “Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?” Proverbs 20:6, KJV. When in the presence of the King, David does…