Sermons on 1 Samuel

Sermons on 1 Samuel

Messages from Bethlehem sermon series at Kalkaska Church of Christ

A Rejected King

Sermon Scripture:  1 Samuel 16 Sermon Big Idea:  Rejection is a heart condition. Will we believe in our hearts how Jesus came into the world and what He came to do? Israel rejected God as King because they didn’t like what they could see. (1 Samuel 8:1-7) God rejected Saul as King because of what Saul wouldn’t see. (1 Samuel 13:13-14; 15:11,22,27-29) God rejected David’s brothers as King so that Israel may see. (1 Samuel 16:6-7) The world rejected Jesus…

King David: What was God Thinking?

Saul was rejected because… He disobeyed – 1 Samuel 15:19 He relied on his own spirit – 1 Samuel 13:12 He didn’t understand what God desires – 1 Samuel 15:22-23 David’s qualifications and differences from Saul were… Honor – 1 Samuel 24:6-10 Endurance – 2 Samuel 5:4 Adoration – 1 Samuel 17:26 Repentance – 2 Samuel 12:13 Trust – 1 Samuel 23:2 God wants our heart.  Because when the heart is all in, the soul, mind, and, strength, follow.

King Saul: The People’s King

King Saul: The People’s King Donkeys & Dice The People’s Request – 1 Samuel 8:4-9 The Donkey Wrangler – 1 Samuel 9:1-27 Toss the Dice! – 1 Samuel 10:20-24 Sacrifices & Survivors Seven day wait – 1 Samuel 10:8; 1 Samuel 13:5-14 Sounds of Survivors – 1 Samuel 15:2-26 Consequences & Consultations Tormented by an Evil Spirit – 1 Samuel 16:14-22 Consulting a Medium – 1 Samuel 28:3-25