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1 Samuel 17 - NIV

David and Goliath

1 Now the Philistines gathered their forces for war and assembled at Sokoh in Judah. They pitched camp at Ephes Dammim, between Sokoh and Azekah.

2 Saul and the Israelites assembled and camped in the Valley of Elah and drew up their battle line to meet the Philistines.

3 The Philistines occupied one hill and the Israelites another, with the valley between them.

Sermons on 1 Samuel 17 More sermons: 1 Samuel 17

Jon Daniels avatar
"Giant-Killing Courage"
Shared by: Jon Daniels on Nov, 2016
Summary: This sermon is about developing the courage we need to face the giants in our lives. Based on story of David & Goliath.
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-54
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 645
Josh Cougle avatar
what to do when a GIANT stands in your way - pt 1
Shared by: Josh Cougle on Sep, 2016
Summary: What you believe about your giant will determine what you do about your giant.
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-7
Denomination: Holiness
Views: 324
Jeremiah B. Menyongai, Jr. avatar
Shared by: Jeremiah B. Menyongai, Jr. on Sep, 2016
Summary: When God chooses a man, He will present that man with an opportunity to vindicate his call before men. David is called by God, but that call is private until God brings him to the surface. Goliath becomes that means of public exposure for David.
Ernie Arnold avatar
Need a Confidence Boost?
Shared by: Ernie Arnold on Aug, 2016
Summary: Proposition: David shows us 4 keys to possess a better self-esteem and self-confidence and live victoriously 1. By possessing an Affirmative Attitude 2. By possessing a Proper Perspective 3. By Negating the Negatives 4. Assuming God's Armor
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-58
Denomination: *other
Views: 283
Kelly Benton avatar
When the Battle Comes
Shared by: Kelly Benton on Jul, 2016
Summary: To encourage the listener that the battle belongs to the Lord!
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:3-50
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 707
Philip Harrelson avatar
Defiant Giants
Shared by: Philip Harrelson on Jun, 2016
Summary: This the second message in the series on David. This deals with when he faced Goliath.
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-11
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 442
bala samson avatar
Ruthlessly aggressive
Shared by: bala samson on Apr, 2016
Summary: Sometimes you got to be ruthlessly aggressive in what you want to do! Focus has to be sharp like the eyes of an eagle! Undivided attention!
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-30
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 105
Craig Benner avatar
Gigante Sometido ó Gigante Destruído
Shared by: Craig Benner on Apr, 2016
Summary: Todos peleamos con gigante en nuestras vidas. Es vital que saquemos la cabeza del gigante, y no solamente herirle. Eso nos asegura de una victoria completa en dicha area de la guerra spiritual.
David Henderson avatar
Facing your Giants
Shared by: David Henderson on Mar, 2016
Summary: A msg for kids on facing obstacles in life
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-58
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 132
David Radcliff avatar
Shared by: David Radcliff on Mar, 2016
Summary: Any time we are facing a problem bigger than us, we are “facing our Giants.”
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-54
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 173
James Burns avatar
What Does this New Year Hold for Me?
Shared by: James Burns on Jan, 2016
Summary: How will you view God or Jesus in this coming year?
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 331
Edward Hardee avatar
From the Inside Out
Shared by: Edward Hardee on Nov, 2015
Summary: A message about letting the Lord show on the outside of us. Through His power and work.
Rev. Clarence Eisberg avatar
The Game of Thrones- Israel’s Experience with Human Kings”
Shared by: Rev. Clarence Eisberg on Oct, 2015
Summary: David is not the only person to come up against a giant. All believers will find themselves face to face with big challenges. Giants in our lives.
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-25
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 271
Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid avatar
Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Jun, 2015
Summary: God is mighty on the battlefield of life.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-58
Denomination: Friends
Views: 1,223
Paul Clemente avatar
Preparing For Battle
Shared by: Paul Clemente on Mar, 2015
Summary: What are right things and wrong things to do for battle?
Series: 1 Samuel
Dave McFadden avatar
“Facing the Giants That Threaten to Demolish Our Dreams”
Shared by: Dave McFadden on Nov, 2014
Summary: How can we press on to see our god given dreams fulfilled?
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-52
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,063
J.C. Pierce avatar
The Battle is the Lord's
Shared by: J.C. Pierce on Aug, 2014
Summary: The situation may seem impossible to us but with God all things are possible
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-54
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,718
George Durham avatar
Shared by: George Durham on Jul, 2014
Summary: David & Goliath: 1 Samuel 17
Kim Oliver  avatar
The Eighteen Similarities between David & Goliath and Jesus & Satan
Shared by: Kim Oliver on Jun, 2014
Summary: The Eighteen Similarities between David & Goliath and Jesus & Satan
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:2-3
Denomination: Charismatic
Views: 2,894
Ricky Hurst avatar
Shared by: Ricky Hurst on May, 2014
Summary: Today is the day to do something!
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-51
Views: 1,480
Sherm Nichols avatar
Confronting Your Ten Foot Challenge With Grace
Shared by: Sherm Nichols on Jan, 2014
Summary: A message to help people identify their most difficult challenge in life right now and to approach it unafraid and with the Lord’s empowerment
James D. Thornber avatar
Killing Giants
Shared by: James D. Thornber on Dec, 2013
Summary: Everyone will face giants. But God has prepared us to take down every giant we meet.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-58
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,681
Travis Hearn avatar
Shaq-Sized Problems Require God-Sized Miracles
Shared by: Travis Hearn on Nov, 2013
Summary: WHAT IS YOUR GIANT TODAY? Your marriage? Your health? Your finances? Your career? Your children or parents? What is your giant? Throw God in the face of your giant. Pray the scriptures. Stand on the promises of God.
Edwin Crozier avatar
Man Up!
Shared by: Edwin Crozier on Sep, 2013
Summary: This sermon examines the account of David defeating Goliath to see what kind of man God is looking for.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-54
Denomination: *other
Views: 775
Craig Benner avatar
Giant Subdued or Giant Slayed?
Shared by: Craig Benner on Aug, 2013
Summary: There are giants out there that will intimidate you and do you much damage. There is a way to eradicate them as well. That must be our goal.
John Lowe avatar
Shared by: John Lowe on Aug, 2013
Summary: David said, “The Lord, who delivered me from the paw of the lion and from the paw of the bear, He will deliver me from the hand of this Philistine.” And then Saul said to David, “Go, and the Lord be with you!”
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-54
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 754
Clay Gentry avatar
Lessons From The Four Views Of David
Shared by: Clay Gentry on Aug, 2013
Summary: An exploration of how others viewed David before and after he killed Goliath and the lessons we can learn.
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-18:5
Denomination: *other
Views: 1,301
Steven Simala Grant avatar
Killing Goliaths
Shared by: Steven Simala Grant on Apr, 2013
Summary: David did not kill Goliath - God did.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-51
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 926
Dennis Davidson avatar
Shared by: Dennis Davidson on Apr, 2013
Summary: The chapter before us contains one of the best-known & most loved stories in all of Scripture- the story of David and Goliath. The story is a memorable lesson on God's faithfulness even in the most seemingly impossible situations.
based on 9 ratings
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-58
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 7,031
Chris Jordan avatar
Breakthrough: Run Towards Your Giant
Shared by: Chris Jordan on Mar, 2013
Summary: What giants are you facing in your life? The story of David gives us the keys to having confidence to run towards our giants and defeat them.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:1-51
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 1,321