When David had the opportunity to kill King Saul—the man who was trying to kill David—he chose to spare his life. Even though he was evil, Saul was his king. Though it’s unlikely we will find ourselves in David’s situation, how do we (as followers of Jesus), deal with a difficult boss?
- Remember that authority comes from God.
- Be careful to be respectful.
- Trust that God will vindicate you.
- Welcome the opportunity to grow.
- Don’t be a fool.
This sermon is part of the Shepherd to King series. Recorded on July 23, 2017, by Pastor David Parks, on 1 Samuel 24. Listen/download here: