This series explores the lives of both good and bad Jewish rulers in order to find timeless lessons that can be applied to Christian life today.
King Saul: On the Edge of Greatness - Part 1
Saul, the first King of Israel, provides a lesson on what not to do when given blessings and privileges by God.
King Saul: On the Edge of Greatness - Part 2
This second lesson examines the various patterns of behavior that lead to King Saul's eventual downfall.
King Saul: On the Edge of Greatness - Part 3
This final lesson traces King Saul's sad decline into madness and ignoble death at the hands of the enemy he was originally sent to defeat.
Giant-Killer: David and Goliath
This lesson describes the dramatic entrance of young David to the stage of Israel's history and recounts the model story from which all later 'underdog' narratives are taken.
David and Abigail
The story of David's relationship with Abigail highlights a time when he nearly ruined his potential reign as king and reveals the character of one of the Bible's most remarkable women.
A Model for Repentance
Mike looks at David's 39th psalm and how the author outlines the various steps leading to true and sincere repentance.