Take heed now
He said to me, 'Your son Solomon is the one who is to build My house and My courts, for I have chosen him to be My son, and I will be his father.
in gold, silver, bronze, and iron-- beyond number. Now begin the work, and may the LORD be with you."
Then David ordered all the leaders of Israel to help his son Solomon:
"The LORD your God is with you, isn't He? And hasn't He given you rest on every side? For He has handed the land's inhabitants over to me, and the land has been subdued before the LORD and His people.
Now determine in your mind and heart to seek the LORD your God. Get started building the LORD God's sanctuary so that you may bring the ark of the LORD's covenant and the holy articles of God to the temple that is to be built for the name of the LORD."
Be conscientious about yourself and your teaching; persevere in these things, for by doing this you will save both yourself and your hearers.