Sermons on 1Samuel

David vs Goliath (1Sam17)

Everyone loves a battle where the underdog beats the bully. It can be inspiring and motivating to hear that if we believe enough, we can do it – we can become a hero. But this famous battle causes us to re evaluate who we are in the story. There’s only room for one hero. Can you guess who it is?

What makes a good King (1Sam9:1-27)

When Israel asked for a King like the nations, God gave them what they wanted. Saul is introduced as looking impressive but with underlying character faults which will haunt Israel in coming chapters. Thankfully, we are graciously given a King who may be unattractive to the world, but has a character pleasing in God’s sight.