The book of 1 Samuel ends today with the death of King Saul and his sons, including Jonathan, at the hands of the Philistines.
David refuses to harm the Lord’s chosen one.
David must run for his life as Saul pursues him.
Saul tries to kill David, and the friendship between Jonathan and David begins.
The Lord is displeased with Saul, and a young shepherd boy named David kills a giant named Goliath.
Saul encounters some trouble early in his rule, and we are introduced to his son Jonathan.
God chooses a king for Israel.
The Ark of the Covenant is lost.
Hannah is a woman who wanted a son after having been thus far unable to bear a child. God granted her prayer.
We have a very special guest reader today. James Cooper, my co host on the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show, reads the book of Ruth.
Ruth is a short book that is a marvelous story of loyalty, devotion and love.