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Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Thursday 17 August 2017 1 Samuel 16:1 The Lord said to Samuel, ‘How long will you mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and be on your way; I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem. I have chosen one of his sons to be king.’ In the Old Testament there was a tradition of pouring oil ove [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Wednesday 16 August 2017 1 Samuel 15:22-23 But Samuel replied: ‘Does the Lord delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices as much as in obeying the Lord? To obey is better than sacrifice, and to heed is better than the fat of rams. For rebellion is like the sin of divination, and arrogance like the evil of idolatry. Because you have [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Tuesday 15 August 2017 1 Samuel 8:6-9 When Samuel grew old, he appointed his sons as Israel’s leaders. The name of his firstborn was Joel and the name of his second was Abijah, and they served at Beersheba. But his sons did not follow his ways. They turned aside after dishonest gain and accepted bribes and perverted justice. So all [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Monday 14 August 2017 For the next two weeks our daily devotion series will be following the story of King David. If you have some extra time in the holiday season there is an opportunity to read the whole story of King David as told in the books 1 Samuel, 2 Samuel and the start of 1 Kings. We have divided the story into twelve sec [...]

Thomas Halley – Sunday 13th August – ...

Thomas shares an inspirational message looking at the life of King David. http://media.blubrry.com/sawyerschurch/p/www.sawyerschurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2017.08.13.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Saturday 12th August 2017 This morning, we are looking at the final part of Paul’s letter to Timothy 1 Timothy 6 v 11 – 21 But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness. Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you wer [...]