Download PDF by John Woodhouse: 1 Samuel: Looking for a Leader (Preaching the Word)

By John Woodhouse

What form of leaders should still we stick to? what sort of leaders may still we be? And what does God need to do with it? those are a number of the questions inherent in I Samuel, with its portrait of divine reaction to historical Israel's management challenge. That drawback was once met via 3 men-Samuel, Saul, and David-in ways in which perpetually replaced the nature of Israel's management and clarified what God calls for of his humans and their leaders.

As John Woodhouse demonstrates, 1 Samuel's biblical context presents critical mirrored image on our want for management and the failure of human leaders. however it additionally finds God's resolution for Israel, which seems to be his resolution for the full global and for every people separately. This perceptive remark not just illumines previous testomony background yet brilliantly issues to the hot testomony promise that was once fulfilled in Jesus, our sovereign chief and Savior. Part of the Preaching the Word series.

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