Bibletime Lessons: Level 3
C7 1 & 2 Samuel
Lesson No. 1 – Choosing the King
It was time for a new king. Saul had been a good king at first, but he did not obey God’s commands completely and God rejected him as king. Samuel was told to appoint a new king.
1 Samuel 16: 1-13
Lesson No. 2 – Battling with Goliath
The Israelites were at war. The enemy, the Philistines, had a special weapon – a giant! He was nearly three metres tall! The outcome of the battle was to be decided by a fight between the giant, Goliath, and one of the Israelites. Every day, Goliath challenged the Israelites to send a man to fight him.
1 Samuel 17: 12-52
Lesson No. 3 – Living with Saul
After defeating Goliath, David went to live with King Saul and his family. Jonathan became David’s best friend.
1 Samuel 18: 1-17; 19: 1-18
Lesson No. 4 – Friends with Jonathan
If you have a best friend, what do you expect from that friendship?
1 Samuel 20: 1-42