Devotionals about 1 Samuel


A Turning Point

Read: 1 Samuel 31:1-13 Thus Saul died, and his three sons, and his armor-bearer, and all his men, on the same day together. (v. 6) I can’t help it: I love


God’s Generosity

Read: 1 Samuel 30:16-26 For as his share is who goes down into the battle, so shall his share be who stays by the baggage. They shall share alike. (v. 24)


A Heap of Hardship

Read: 1 Samuel 30:1-10 David strengthened himself in the LORD his God. (v. 6) For spring break one year, my family had a three-day window to travel. Immediately, our 5:00 a.m.


Wise in War

Read: 1 Samuel 29:1-11 The commanders of the Philistines said, “What are these Hebrews doing here?” (v. 3) I’ve learned that in any and all of life’s squabbles, having the right


God’s Word Stands

Read: 1 Samuel 28:3-18 The LORD has torn the kingdom out of your hand and given it to your neighbor, David. (v. 17) Who do you go to when you need

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Prophetic Words

Read: 1 Samuel 26:12-27:1 Then Saul said to David, “Blessed be you, my son David! You will do many things and will succeed in them.” So David went his way,


Awesome Blessings

Read: 1 Samuel 25:23-35 If men rise up to pursue you and to seek your life, the life of my lord shall be bound in the bundle of the living


God’s Chosen and Beloved

Read: 1 Samuel 24:1-15 The LORD forbid that I should do this thing to my lord, the LORD’s anointed. (v. 6) Have you ever “egged someone on”? I once challenged a


“Tag! You’re It!”

Read: 1 Samuel 23:1-14 David remained in the strongholds in the wilderness, in the hill country of the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him every day, but God did