- 3 years ago
1 Samuel 1:1-2:1
Is What You Want Out of Your Reach?
The Samuel story begins with a woman (Hannah) who is intensely hurt and troubled due to the pain of infertility. Hannah has an emotional meltdown at the tabernacle in Shiloh then God answers her prayer. Samuel’s birth is a turning point in Israel’s history. God makes something unspeakably good out of something unspeakably terrible.
SERIES: An Unshakeable Life (The Life of Samuel)
Day after day. Month after month. Year after year. Samuel lives a life of unrelenting faithfulness to God in a culture where the opposite is the norm. Samuel is an example of what it looks like to keep your eye on the prize and finish well. Samuel will whisper to us, “Don’t quit. Don’t give up. Don’t get lazy. Press on. Run to win the prize!”