Part 5. To talk about being a friend of sinners is to delve into the heart of God — that’s when we really see Christ. He embraces both the outcasts, the traitors, the untouchables; and those right at the centre of society.
Part 2 of our three week family friendly mini-series. Eli was a judge leading Israel for many years, and God was unhappy with him because of his rebellious sons. But God sees young Samuel, who listens, and grows up to be a great leader.
How do we respond when we face tough situations, when we’re out of our depth and there’s nothing we can do? We see David face these situations and we see that he “strengthened himself in the Lord his God”.