Read the Scriptures listed below. Then answer the following questions in your table groups.
- 2 Samuel 7:1-17 (Nathan’s advice to King David)
- 2 Samuel 12:1-14 (Nathan rebukes King David)
- What mistake did Nathan make in the first story?
- Why do you think he did it?
- What can we learn from it?
- How did Nathan anticipate and prevent King David’s resistance to his message in the second story?
- Why do you think this worked so well?
- What can we learn from his approach?