1. We are all damaged Goods
Damaged Goods: a person regarded as inadequate or impaired in some way
2. The King (God) is pursuing you
3. The King doesn’t care where you are now
4. Don’t be afraid because the King is about to bless you
2 Samuel 9:1 NIV
David asked, “Is there anyone still left of the house of Saul to whom I can show kindness for Jonathan’s sake?”
2 Samuel 9:5-6 NIV
So King David had him brought from Lo Debar, from the house of Makir son of Ammiel.
When Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor.
David said, “Mephibosheth!” “At your service,” he replied.
And we know that in all things God works for the goodof those who love him, whohave been calledaccording to his purpose.
Psalm 34:18 NIV
The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
Matthew 7:7 NIV
Ask and it will be given to you;seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Matthew 21:22 NIV
If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask forin prayer.
2 Samuel 9:7-8, 11 NIV
“Don’t be afraid,” David said to him, “for I will surely show you kindness for the sake of your father Jonathan.
I will restore to you all the land that belonged to your grandfather Saul, and you will always eat at my table.”
Mephiboshethbowed down and said, “What is your servant, that you should notice a dead doglike me?”
Then Ziba said to the king, “Your servant will do whatever my lord the king commands his servant to do.” So Mephibosheth ate at David’stable like one of the king’s sons.
Luke 14:21 NIV
“The servant came back and reported this to his master. Then the owner of the house became angry and ordered his servant,
‘Go out quickly into the streets and alleys of the town and bring in the poor, the crippled, the blind and the lame.’