Sermons on 1Samuel

Sermons on 1Samuel

11 The Heart Matters (1Samuel 16-17)

Sermon Outline   The Heart Matters (Prov 20:5, 2Chr 16:9, Jer 17:9, Mt 15:8) God’s Heart of Patience Misconceptions I’ve had Saul ruled a short time before being rejected 1st: History in the OT texts is meant to give us God’s view on things, not necessarily a chronology of things. 2nd: Translation difficulties. (1Sam 13:1, Acts 13:21) God was patient with Saul (Ex…

10 We Need a Real King! (1Samuel 1-15)

A special emphasis upon 1Sam 2:1-10 as a framework for understanding 1Samuel.     Sermon outline     Review of Judges Hannah’s Prayer Thanksgiving and Praise (1Sam 2:1-2) Hannah’s suffering and the problems with people How we hurt people for things they can’t change (1Sam 1:1-7) Hannah’s Petition of God (1Sam 1:10-11, 2:21) Warning to the Arrogant and…