1 Samuel 19, 20

19:1 Saul’s previous approach had been more secretive. Now he openly tells all of His servants to kill David. 19:2-5 Notice that Jonathan calls what Saul is doing “sin”. He doesn’t soften it, but it direct. Proverbs 27: 5, 6 5Open rebuke is better Than love carefully...

1 Samuel 23 & 24

David has departed from the cave @ Adullam, and is in the forest of Hereth. 23:1 To rob the threshing floors is to take the grain after it has been separated from the husk. The Philistines waited for the grain to be processed, then went to steal it after the work was...

1 Samuel 2:11 – 3:14

2:11 NLT- and the child grew up in the presence of the Lord. In some ways that were appropriate for his age, Samuel helped Eli at the Tabernacle of meeting. Perhaps lighting lamps, playing musical instruments, sweeping and cleaning, etc. 2:12 Literally- Sons of...

1 Samuel 1-2:11

1 Samuel 1 1 & 2 Samuel cover the time period between the Judges and the Kings. The time of the judges was a period of moral & spiritual decline for Israel. In 1 Samuel, we see Samuel, a prophet, Saul, the 1st king of Israel, and then King David. 1:1-3 Shiloh...

1 Samuel 31 A Profile Of Two Men

I. David’s Story A. David’s Back Story 1. In 1 Samuel 26, we saw that David had a second opportunity to kill Saul, but he didn’t. a. David and his friend Abishai snuck into Saul’s camp and took his spear and water jug. b. Then David left Saul’s camp, and from a...