Tag Archives: 1 Samuel

Story Within a Story: Bringing Your Story into God’s Story

This sermon follows the stories of Saul and David in 1 Samuel. Saul does not recognize the larger story and insists on being the sole contributor and final authority on his story. David, however, shows us how we can collaborate … Continue reading

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Can You Hear Me Now? (1 Samuel 2-3)

Listening time: Approximately 25 minutes.

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The Convergence

God is working in our lives and world, but we are liable to miss it because we are expecting something else: something obvious, something “religious,” something extraordinary. But in Samuel we learn that God works through the mundane events of life, its pleasures and its pains. Continue reading

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