photo of father throwing child into air

Samuel & Saul

Reading: 1 Samuel 16 v 1. Richard’s PowerPoint is available as the PDF file.

Richard looks at the issues we face when someone lets you down.

We heard this definition of grace

God’s
Radical
Acceptance
Changes
Everything

Richard England during sermon

Questions for group study

  1. What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with?
  2. Which of the three ideas from 1 Samuel 16.1 spoke to you the most: ‘This is really happening’, ‘Only God is faithful’ or ‘There is always a new start’? Why?
  3. Are there any ‘live’ issues in your life that the talk spoke to? Take some time to listen and pray together.