David and Abigail

I Samuel 25October 13, 2019Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott  Background to scripture: Saul was the first King of Israel but he wasn’t a very strong King and after some missteps, God tells the prophet Samuel that God has chosen the young man David to be King instead.  Since Saul remains on the throne until … More David and Abigail

Saul and the Donkeys

Saul and the Donkeys I Samuel 9:1-6, 15-17, 10:14-16October 6, 2019    Union University ChurchReverend Laurie DeMott What do donkeys have to do with Kings?   Here in Chapters 9 and 10, we have the story of the anointing of Saul as the first King of Israel, chosen to bring together the twelve tribes under one rule … More Saul and the Donkeys