Category Archives: 1 Samuel

1 Samuel 27

1 Samuel 27 March 13, 2017 David chose to live with the great enemy of Israel rather than face the continual pursuit of his life by Saul. David had won the respect of the Philistines militarily because he had continually … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 26

1 Samuel 26 March 10, 2017 The real test of the integrity of a man comes in the moment of struggle. It is usually not the one time struggle that brings failure but a gradual yet persistent difficult situation. Most … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 24

1 Samuel 24 March 8, 2017 One of the key themes of Scripture is one of submission to authority. Several hundred years after the events recorded in this chapter, Daniel said these words, ‘it is God who raises up kings … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 23

1 Samuel 23 March 7, 2017 There is nothing quite like a hopeless situation to bring a person to their knees seeking the face of God for deliverance. When a person stays in that position long enough, it may just … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 22

1 Samuel 22 March 6, 2017 Paranoia will cause people to do foolish things. It is one thing for someone who has no authority to live in paranoia. It is quite another for the most powerful of the land to … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 21

1 Samuel 21 February 24, 2017 The Bible is full of stories that can sometimes leave the reader scratching their heads wondering just what God is saying. The 21st chapter of 1st Samuel certainly fits that category. The chapter contains … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 20

1 Samuel 20 February 23, 2017 At the beginning of the 20th chapter of 1 Samuel, the tensions between Saul and David have moved from a low simmer to a full boil. It is not yet evident to everyone but … Continue reading

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