How low can I go? – The Fix-it Shop-Filling Station

Proverbs 29:23
King James Version (KJV)
A man’s pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.”

I awoke this morning realizing I am an insufferable know it all.

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behaved himself wisely; The Fix-it Shop-Filling Station

“Behaved himself wisely.”
David, as a young man, was chosen by the Lord to replace Saul as King.  Saul hadn’t made it through his first battle, before disobeying and disappointing the Lord. 

Samuel, mourned for Saul, the Lord told him He had rejected Saul, stop mourning and go find a new King.

” I have provided me a king,”

We know David was a “man after Gods own heart.”
One of the ways we see that played out is:
“He behaved himself wisely.”   This phrase is written 4 times in 1Samuel 18 alone.

” David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely:

David had slain Goliath, had been splitting his time between home and Sauls service.  He is now full-time in the Kings Court.  He plays to calm Saul when he is troubled by an evil spirit from the Lord.

Saul made him head of the army, sent him into battle, hoping he would be killed.

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