Contributed by Jerry Shirley on Mar 15, 2009
Dynamically interesting content! Summary of the period of the kings, w/ a special contrast of Saul, David, and Solomon. Wonderful visuals enhance a very helpful outline. Link inc. to formatted text, audio/video, PowerPoint.
I Samuel 8
2 part sermon on Saul and David during the times of the Kings.
Both parts are here: http://gbcdecatur.org/sermons/Crown.html
Israel decided they wanted to be a monarchy, not a theocracy. They wanted a king, not to be led by God. They wanted a visible leader.