1 & 2 Samuel


1 Samuel 26: David Spares Saul again

Speaker: | May 07, 2017

Outline David’s daring David’s restraint David’s complaint Introduction Knowing a truth and doing it are two different things. We can say that God answers prayer but not believe it if we are not committed to...


1 Samuel 25: A Wise Woman

Speaker: | April 30, 2017

Outline Nabal David Abigail Introduction Roger Ellsworth talks about three types of grace. Saving grace is when God takes a sinner out of their sin and brings them to saving faith in Christ. Restoring grace...


1 Samuel 24: David spares Saul

Speaker: | April 09, 2017

Outline A misread providence A true vengeance A false repentance Introduction A heading we can write over the next three chapters is, ‘The Restraining Grace of God.’ In the next three chapters David doesn’t kill...


1 Samuel 23: The Poor Man’s Provisions

Speaker: | April 02, 2017

Outline Prayer People Providence Introduction James gives the following advice to the people of God when they are undergoing trials, ‘Let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation.’ James is trying to help the man...


1 Samuel 21: Backsliding

Speaker: | March 19, 2017

Outline The paths of backsliding The lessons of faith Introduction The Christian faces two dangers, one of ease and one of difficulty. We face both trials and temptations. This being the case we face two...


1 Samuel 20: David and Jonathan

Speaker: | March 12, 2017

Outline David’s anxiety Jonathan’s friendship Introduction ‘We can be surrounded by the evidences of God’s love towards us; we can be exhilarated in our hearts by a sense of His presence, His mercy, His forgiveness...


1 Samuel 17: David and Goliath

Speaker: | February 19, 2017

Outline The fear of Israel The faith of David The fear of Saul The faith of David Introduction David and Goliath is one of the best known stories in the bible, but what is it...


1 Samuel 16: God’s ways are not our ways

Speaker: | February 12, 2017

Outline Samuel’s mourning David’s anointing Saul’s demon Introduction The overarching truth that we can write over this next chapter is, ‘God’s ways are not our ways.’ At several points we find ourselves confronted with a...