1 Samuel

The Rise of King David

 

I.  The Story of Samuel (1:1-7:17)

A.  Samuel: The Prophet and the Priests (1:1-2:36)

 

B.  Samuel: The Ark and the Philistines, part 1 (3:1-4:22)

 

C.  Samuel: The Ark and the Philistines, part 2 (5:1-7:17)

Note: Ideally, this section would be taught in 2 lessons: The Prophet and the Priests (1:1-4:1a) and The Ark and the Philistines (4:1b-7:17), but due to time restraints, the Bible studies were broken up into smaller portions.

 

II.  The Story of Saul (8:1-15:35)

A.  Saul: The First King of Israel, part 1 (8:1-9:27)

 

B.  Saul: The First King of Israel, part 2 (10:1-12:25)

 

C:  Saul: The Fallen King of Israel (13:1-14:52)

 

III.  The Story of David (16:1-31:13)

A.  David: The Anointing of David (15:1-16:23)

 

B.  David's Victory and Saul's Jealousy (17:1-18:30)

 

C.  Saul vs. David, part 1 - Saul's Family and David (19:1-20:42)

 

D.  Saul vs. David, part 2 - David on the Run (21:1-23:29)

 

E.  Saul vs. David, part 3 - Warrior vs. Murderer (24:1-26:25)

 

F.  David in Philistia, part 1 - Saul and the Witch (27:1-28:25)

 

G.  David in Philistia, part 2 - Two Kings, Two Battles, One God (29:1-31:13) no recording available