How It All Began Mark 1:1-13 (Deryck Howell)

What Can We Say About Jesus Christ? In The Beginning Prophets And Prophecy Isaiah And Malachi So? John The Baptiser So? The Gears Start Crunching Jesus – Nazareth – Galilee – Baptised God – Psalm 2 – Isaiah 42 Satan The Gospel About Jesus Christ The Son Of God  

Better Call Saul? 1 Samuel 10 (Deryck Howell)

Visions And Strategies The Word Of God To Saul The Lord’s Anointed Three Signs Two Men Tabor Spirit Subordinate The Word Of God In Saul Done Said The Gospel Of The Kingdom The Word Of God And The Kingdom God’s Commitment God’s Choice God’s Way The Word Of The Kingdom And CrossRoads  

The People’s Pick 1 Samuel 8 (Deryck Howell)

The Need For Leadership Uncertainty & Insecurity Us Israel Problems The People’s Pick “Like All The Others” An Abuser Rejecting Privilege “treasured possession among all peoples” “a kingdom of priests and a holy nation” “separated…from the peoples” “great nation” “in praise and in fame and in honour high above all nations” “a people for himself”…

Led By The Gospel 1 Samuel 7 (Deryck Howell)

The Heavy Hand Of God On Our World On Israel The Point? The Gospel According To Samuel Return Put Away Heart Promise Response The Gospel-Restored People Prayer Repentance Faith Salvation Rejoicing Justified Sanctified Led By The Gospel?  Or?    

The Power and the Glory 1 Samuel 4 (Deryck Howell)

Pondering The Power Hannah’s Word Of Power Samuel’s Word Of Power God’s Word Of Power… Defeat Why? “The ark of the covenant of the LORD of hosts enthroned on the cherubim.” Not Ours Promise Jesus …And Glory Severe Mercy Hearing The Unthinkable Seeing The Unthinkable Ichabod Where Is Glory? For Israel For Us