What terrible wickedness opened the way for David to be king over all of Israel? What part did David play in this intrigue? How did God continue to give to David wisdom and leadership? Why was David anointed a third time? (5:3) How was David able to conquer Jerusalem / the “City of David”? What a contrast in David’s life from the years he was a fugitive running from Saul! Note how often David “inquired of the LORD” – watch for the time when he didn’t… !