The Goodness Of God What Alternative? Money: …can’t buy me life …you can’t take it with you Money? Greed/Idolatry Coming To Our Senses About Money
Received With Thanks? Demons And Liars The Goods From The Good Receive With Thanks General Thanksgiving If I Were A Rich Man…I Would Proud Certain Life God The Good Command Enjoy! Rich In good Certain Our Rich Creator Creation Humans All Our Supreme Treasure? Thanksgiving
The Famine Of Hearing The Word Of God God Breaks His Silence A True Prophet At Work A True Prophet In Residence Still The Word For Us? Looking For More? Praying Rightly? Starving Yourself?
The Greatest Problem? Us God Scorning The Plan! Word From God Privilege Scorn Stubbornness For The Plan Severe Judgement Saving, Merciful, Protecting The Plan For A Priest Samuel? Zadok? Jesus!
Leadership And The Election Institutionalised Priests: No Regard For The LORD Exhibit A Exhibit B Priest: Old And Weak Old Weak Growing Up With The LORD “…The Boy” “…But Samuel” “…The Boy” Samuel Realism: The Problem We All Share The Leadership Needed
Mothers and Mother’s Day A Mother’s Blessing These Things Blessed Mother Mary ‘Mother Of God’? Jesus’ Blessing Hear Obey The Word
The Holiday Doona? “…may the LORD make good his word…” Everything Is Changed The God Who Cares “…the LORD is a God who knows…” None Like Knows Powerful Creator, Victor “…strength to his king…” “he will give strength to his king and exalt the horn of his anointed.” Culture Or Christ?
At The Centre? “…and the LORD had closed her womb…” Anguish Provocation The Value Of Children What do you do when the LORD sends evil? “…Hannah stood up…” LORD Almighty A Prayer And A Vow “…and the LORD remembered her…” The Asked-for One Searching For A Leader – A Typical Start?
Searching For A Leader Time? The Story So Far …… Things Are Bad! God’s Astonishing Answer God Works Through The Ordinary, Nobodies! God’s Plan: So No-one Will Boast