David Anointed King by Samuel (Discussion Questions)

Categories: David, Hannah and Samuel

Read 1 Samuel 16

  • Why did this anointing take place in secret?
  • Who did Samuel anoint? (David)
  • What great lesson did Samuel learn? (I Samuel 16: 7 But the Lord said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the Lord seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the Lord looketh on the heart.
  • What can we learn from that verse?
  • What does God see when He looks on your heart?
  • After David is anointed, who sends for him? (Saul)
  • What does David do for Saul? (I Samuel 16:23)