Gadites, Benjamites and Judahites join David
Men from the tribes of Gad, Benjamin and Judah joined David at the stronghold in the wilderness before he was king.
Key passages
1 Ch 12:8–18

And from the Gadites, valiant mighty warriors, soldiers fit for war, expert with shield and spear, defected to David at the fortress toward the wilderness. And they had faces like lions and were swift as gazelles upon the mountains. Ezer the chief, Obadiah second, Eliab third, Mishmannah …