Sermon: The Wise & The Fool 1 Samuel 25

  1. The Request of David v. 4-8
  1. The Response of Nabal v. 9-11
  1. The Reaction of David v.12-17
  1. The Reverence of Abigail v. 18-31
  1. The Renewal of David v. 32-35
  1. The Retribution of God v. 36-38

Sermon: 1 Samuel 15 The Delight of Obedience & the Hacking of Agag

Introduction- How People Often Respond to God’s Demand of Perfect Obedience:

  1. Living in sin
  2. Living in fear and self-condemnation
  3. Better option: the gospel

Sermon Points:

  1. It is easy to obey easy commands (v. 1-9)
  2. But God delights in total obedience (v. 10-23)
  3. Partial obedience leads to complete rejection (24-35)
  4. Though Saul failed, a better king is still to come! (v. 28)