Samuel

Samuel was one of the great prophets of the Old Testament. Before Israel had a king, they had judges and prophets to provide leadership and speak on God's behalf. Samuel was one of those prophets and helped Israel transition from a confederation of tribes to a kingdom or monarchy. Samuel's story begins with his mother, Hannah, who prayed for a son and dedicated him to the Lord even before he was born. Eventually Samuel became a great prophet who spoke to the people and the kings on the Lord's behalf.

Coded Words for David Was Called as King

David was called as King of Israel long before the people of Israel even knew who he was. David was still a shepherd boy when he was anointed to be the king by Samuel. This was part of God’s plan because He knew David’s heart and wanted a king who would follow Him. The story…

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Samuel Obeyed God Coloring Page

In 1 Samuel 3, the little boy Samuel had his first experience hearing from God. Samuel’s mother had dedicated him to the Lord, so he served in the Lord’s tabernacle as a boy. One night God spoke to Samuel as he slept. Samuel didn’t want to tell Eli, the priest, what God had said, but Samuel…

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In 1 Samuel 8:1-9 and 10:1&9, we read a significant story about the time when the elders in Israel complained to Samuel and asked that they be given a king. This was during the time when Israel was a loose confederation of tribes. God gave them “Judges” when they were needed, but there was no…

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Word Search for Samuel Followed God

In 1 Samuel 8:1-9; 10:1&9 we read the important story about how the elders in Israel complained to Samuel and asked that they be given a king. Neither God nor Samuel were happy that the people had asked Samuel to give them a king, but God told Samuel to do as they had requested. God…

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David Was Called as King Parents Connect Page

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes a Parents Connect page to help parents or guardians reinforce the lesson at home during the week following the lesson. This is the David Was Called as King Parents Connect page (OT10L2PC). Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the lesson PDF.

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David Was Called as King Teaching Picture

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes a full-color teaching picture for use in teaching the lesson. This is the teaching picture for David Was Called as King (OT10L2TP). Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the teaching picture PDF.

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David Was Called as King Hour B Lesson Plan

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes two lesson plans (Hour A and Hour B). This is the Hour B lesson plan for David Was Called as King (OT10L2HB). It includes the Hour B lesson plan and the needed reproducibles for that plan. Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or…

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David Was Called as King Hour A Lesson Plan

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes two lesson plans (Hour A and Hour B). This is the Hour A lesson plan for David Was Called as King (OT10L2HA). It includes the Hour A lesson plan and the needed reproducibles for that plan. Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or…

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Samuel Followed God Parents Connect Page

Every lesson from God’s Unfolding Story for Older Preschoolers includes a Parents Connect page to help parents or guardians reinforce the lesson at home during the week following the lesson. This is the Samuel Followed God Parents Connect page (OT09L4PC). Click on the Get Activity button below to view and/or download the lesson PDF.

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