The story of 1 Samuel turns on this chapter, with the anointing of David and his service to Saul. David means, “Beloved.” David was chosen because God saw him and loved him.
Epilogue Part 1: Peter Restored
Through the grace of God in Jesus Christ, God wants to restore and recommission and send out His people even when we have failed.
Epilogue Part 2: Two Disciples, One Calling
The path of discipleship is to follow as the Lord sovereignly leads us.
Partnership in the Gospel
Whatever area of life and service you are in, the wisdom and skills you have are given by God for the furtherance of His Kingdom.
The Council of Jerusalem: Preserving the Gospel
In Acts 15, we see a conflict of authority and a conflict of doctrine. We live in a lawless age in which Christians reject authority. Acting in Jesus' name without the blessing of the church is dangerous.