Discipline in Love - I Corinthians 4:14 – 4:21 (commentary)

Paul teaches and admonishes the Corinthians in a manner that will not crush their spirit, much like a tender father.

Joab Kills Abasalom - II Samuel 18:1 – 18:18 (commentary)

David has lots of military strength at his disposal. He divides his army into three divisions and sends them out under the command of Joab (the commander over all), his brother Abishai and Ittai, the Gittite (vv. 1-5). David announces his intention to march out into battle with t …