The King God Chose

Preached by: Chad Williams
Text: 1 Samuel 16

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  1. Ask for someone in the group to summarize the story up to this point in 1 Samuel. 
  2. What did Pastor Chad mean when he said "Being a follower of Jesus means taking the risks that love requires." Why does the sin of Saul break the spirit of Samuel?
  3. God provided Samuel with purpose and provision for the next phase of his ministry. 
    • What are some reasons we need to know our God-given purpose?
    • Why do we need to seek God's provision as we aim to fulfill our purpose?
  4. "Humans see the surface, God sees the substance."
    • Where do we see this truth in the passage?
    • Why is this important reminder for us?