1 Kings 9.5
The same guarantee I gave David your father I'm giving you
you are faithful through and through. you are never-changing, always strong, always loving, always helping, always ruling - your character is our shield, it's our foundation, our security - the one thing that holds all the universe together. thank you for your faithfulness, the one thing we can count on, the one thing our whole lives depend on. praise you God!
1 Kings 8.65 This is how Solomon kept the great autumn feast, and all Israel with him, people there all the way from the far northeast (the Entrance to Hamath) to the far southwest (the Brook of Egypt) - a huge congregation.
1 Kings 4.21 Solomon was sovereign over all the kingdoms from the River Euphrates in the east to the country of the Philistines in the west, all the way to the border of Egypt. They brought tribute and were vassals of Solomon all his life.
2 Samuel 7.26 Then your reputation will flourish always as people exclaim, 'The God-of-the-Angel-Armies is God over Israel!' And the house of your servant David will remain sure and solid in your watchful presence.
1 Samuel 31.7 When the Israelites in the valley opposite and those on the other side of the Jordan saw that their army was in full retreat and that Saul and his sons were dead, they left their cities and ran for their lives.
1 Samuel 30.23 Families don't do this sort of thing! Oh no, my brothers!" said David as he broke up the argument. "You can't act this way with what God gave us! God kept us safe. He handed over the raiders who attacked us.
1 Samuel 29.6 So Achish had to send for David and tell him, "As God lives, you've been a trusty ally - excellent in all the ways you have worked with me, beyond reproach in the ways you have conducted yourself. But the warlords don't see it that way.