The Crown Week 8: Day 1

Read: 1 Samuel 18:1-16

Explore:

Why is Saul angry at the women's song?

How does Saul react to David's military success?

How is Jonathan's reaction contrasted to Saul's?

Apply:

Are there areas of your life where others success can tempt you to jealousy?

Jonathan acknowledges that God is with David, even though this involves giving up his own do the throne.

Read 1 Corinthians 9:13-18.

What opportunities might you have to give up your rights for the sake of the gospel?

Pray:

For God to give you the strength to resist the temptation to be jealous of others success.

For grace and strength to recognise and take opportunities to give up our rights for the sake of the gospel.

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