Children's Message

Sunday School Lesson

Natalie Higgins
Children's Education Director
PDO Director
 

Welcome! Last week we learned that David was anointed as the new king of Israel. Even though David was anointed king, he did not become king right away. His anointing was done in secret. So how does Samuel get David to the palace? Saul was experiencing some torment, today, we might call it depression, but the Bible does not really say. Playing music was suggested to Saul to help soothe him. David was a very good musician. Having David play for the king was a way to get David to the palace. Let's learn more about David playing music from 1 Samuel 16:14-23