Title: saul disobeyed god scripture: 1 samuel 13 and 15 target age group: 3rd- 5th grade lesson opening ask: do you ever have a hard time obeying completely i mean, maybe your teacher gives you an assignment but you only finished half of it if you only do half of your homework does that count as. Saul reigned one year and when he had reigned two years over israel, saul chose for himself three thousand men of israel two thousand were with saul in michmash and in the mountains of bethel, and a thousand were with jonathan in gibeah of benjamin the rest of the people he sent away, every man to his tent a. 1 samuel said to saul, “i am the one whom the lord sent to anoint you king of his people israel now listen to what the lord almighty says 2 he is going to punish the people of amalek because their ancestors opposed the israelites when they were coming from egypt 3 go and attack the amalekites and completely destroy. Saul's disobedience - then samuel said to saul, “the lord sent me to anoint you as king over his people, over israel now therefore, listen to the. V saul's disobedience verses 10 through 31 are concerned with the matter of saul's disobedience a jehovah repenting of saul's kingship because of his disobedience, and samuel being angry jehovah told samuel that he repented of appointing saul as king, for he did not fulfill his words samuel became angry. The lord was disappointed with him when he kept the plunder and samuel admonished saul for his disobedience saul added to his sins when he said that that he kept the livestock so he could sacrifice them to the lord this incident pushed samuel to find a replacement for saul as king of the new nation. Just as saul finished the sacrifice, samuel arrived and said, “you have done a foolish thing you have not kept the command the lord your god gave you” ( 1 samuel 13:13) why was offering a sacrifice foolish because saul had disobeyed a direct command from the prophet samuel given in 1 samuel 10:8: “ go down. Family donkeys lost saul needs the help of a “seer” i sam 9:9 (formerly in israel, if a man went to inquire of god, he would say, “come, let us go to the seer, ” because the prophet of today used to be called a seer) page 6 saul annointed king family donkeys lost saul needs the help of a “seer” saul begins his.
24 yes, i have sinned, saul replied i disobeyed the lord's command and your instructions i was afraid of my men and did what they wanted 25 but now i beg you, forgive my sin and go back with me, so that i can worship the lord 26 i will not go back with you, samuel answered you rejected the lord's command, and. 1 samuel 13:1-15:33 – god rejects saul as king summary saul is rejected as king for disobedience at the beginning and end of this segment in between, saul's behavior is contrasted with that of jonathan, his son. D many people testify today about their salvation yet, they have not obeyed the lord 1 but why do you call me lord, lord and not do the things which i say luke 6:46 ii partial obedience is complete disobedience a saul obeyed god with two exceptions: agag the king, and the best of the flocks and. But that is not the common way—it was not saul's way saul said: the soldiers brought them from the amalekites they spared the best of the sheep and cattle to sacrifice to the lord your god saul could not deny the disobedience now, with the evidence sounding in the prophet's ears—but he threw the blame on the.
God told samuel what saul had done, that he had dared to disobey the command given, and samuel knew that saul had turned away from serving god sorrow filled the heart of the old prophet, and he wept and prayed all night we are all born with something in our hearts that likes to have its own way have you ever seen. He doesn't want your sacrifices he wants you to obey him 23 rebelling against god or disobeying him because you are proud is just as bad as worshiping idols or asking them for advice you refused to do what god told you, so god has decided that you can't be king” 24 “i have sinned,” saul admitted “i disobeyed both. One day samuel went to saul with instructions from god “the amalekites attacked my people when i brought them out of egypt therefore, go to battle with them and destroy everything kill all the people and all of their livestock don't leave anything alive” so saul took his army and attacked the amalekites he defeated.
Today's reading: 1 samuel 13 1 samuel 13:13 (niv) “'you have done a foolish thing,' samuel said 'you have not kept the command the lord your god gave you if you had, he would have established your kingdom over israel for all time'” have you ever taken matters into your own hands and acted hastily when we. When samuel goes to look for saul to confront him with all god has revealed, he discovers saul has built a monument to himself commemorating the spoils of his disobedience king saul finally edged god completely out of the picture.
“to obey is better than a sacrifice” the first king of ancient israel was saul although chosen by the true god, saul eventually became disobedient what wrongs did saul commit could he have avoided them how can we benefit from considering his example jehovah makes known his choice of king before saul.
In this lesson from our study of king saul we will look at his disobedience in the matter of the amalekites many times you are told to read the bible putting yourself into the passage, this is an excellent passage for doing just that as we look at saul's disobedience and how he tried to cover it up we will see the same steps that. For saul, disobedience in not following god's instructions had severe consequences in 1 samuel 31 many fell dead, all the israelites were forced to flee, and saul's army along with his sons were killed because of saul's disobedience, he no longer had the lord's protection and philistine arrows found him fearing what. Chapter 15 in this chapter we have the final rejection of saul from being king, for his disobedience to god's command in not utterly destroying the amalekites by his wars and victories he hoped to magnify and perpetuate his own name and honour, but, by his mismanagement of them, he ruined himself, and laid his honour. He thus offered the sacrifices himself (1 samuel 13:8ff), and then proceeded to justify his transgression when the prophet presently arrived in rejecting samuel's charge, saul had, in point of fact, disobeyed god (13:13) premediated partial obedience is full disobedience as a consequence, saul's regime was not to be.