The sky was split apart like a scroll when it is rolled up, and every mountain and island were moved out of their places. The head of Dagon and both the palms of its hands. 1 Samuel 8:1-7 . For more info about The Grove Church, visit us at lifeatthegrove.org. SA Radio 1 Samuel 3:1-10 When God Speaks. The Passage: "The Hand of God Was Very Heavy There" (5:1-12) Look with me at verses 1-3 of chapter 5. 1 Samuel 5:1-5: The Fall of Dagon: D. Thomas, D. D. 1 Samuel 5:1-5: The Helplessness of Idols: 1 Samuel 5:1-5 : The Hypocritical Smitten Before the Real: J. S. Exell, M. A. This, and nothing less, is true Christianity…. Archive of sermons on 1 Samuel 5 - listen to sermons from the book of 1 Samuel chapter 5 “For whoever wishes to save his life shall lose it; but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel’s shall save it. And when they arose early the next morning, there was Dagon, fallen on its face to the ground before the ark of the, . 1 The ark of the Lord was in the country of the Philistines seven months. Share. In other words they justified this false religious system because they wanted to do what they desired to do in indulging their fleshly appetites (John 3:18-19) men love darkness rather than light for their deeds are evil. I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the Lord,” And You forgave the iniquity of my sin. (1 Samuel 1:5, NKJV), "And she was in bitterness of soul, and prayed to the Lord and wept in anguish. And they answered, “Let the ark of the God of Israel be carried away to Gath.” So they carried the ark of the God of Israel away. Introduction: *Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles are books of history that record the establishment of the kingdom, its years of victory and defeat, and the end of a divided kingdom. Scriptures: 1 Samuel 14. Utilizing 2 Samuel 5:1-10; 2 Corinthians 12:2-10; and Mark 6:1-13, this sermon highlights how the Gospel often seems Upside-down and backwards--but really it is our perspective which needs adjusting. Sermons by Book of the Bible. Advent 2020 (The Better David) 1; Ruth 4; 1 Samuel 27; Summer Psalms 51; Standalone Sermon 13; Advent 2019 (Matthew) 4; James 13; Life of Peter 17; Ordination & Installation 3; Advent 2018 (Isaiah) 3; 1 Peter 13; The Lord's Prayer 6; All Series ; Books . First Samuel records the crucial transition from the theocracy (the rule of God) to the rule under the judges to the monarchy under the kings. “(Psalm 32:1-5, NKJV), The Psalmist Declares: "Where can I go from Your Spirit? A. W. Tozer wrote, The cross is the most revolutionary thing ever to appear among men. It cares not for peace; it cares only to end its opposition as fast as possible. Predigten zum Anhören, Lesen und Herunterladen (Download) in verschiedenen Sprachen (Matthew 6:24, NASB95), Listen to this promise: "The Lord sustains all who fall And raises up all who are bowed down.” (Psalm 145:14, NASB95), The writer of Proverbs says that "A righteous man falls seven times, and rises again, but the wicked stumble in time of calamity.”  (Proverbs 24:16, NASB95), The Lord is the one holding on to us; he says that when you fall, you “will not be hurled headlong, because the Lord is the One who holds his hand.”  (Psalm 37:24, NASB95), When David committed Adultery with Bathsheba, he collapsed under his guilt; he said "Make me to hear joy and gladness, Let the bones which You have broken rejoice.”  (Psalm 51:8, NASB95), "The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and a contrite heart, O God, You will not despise.” (Psalm 51:17, NASB95)… the Lord has been sent to bind up the broken hearted (Is.61:1), The Lord says "But on this one will I look: On him who is poor and of a contrite spirit, And who trembles at My word.”  (Isaiah 66:2, NKJV). Sermon: Climbing To New Challenges - 1 Samuel 14. by Steve Andrews on Wednesday, January 01, 2014 at 7:00 AM . 1 Samuel 5:2 carried it into the temple of Dagon, and set it beside his statue. Don't have an account? Eli = it was a piece of Furniture in the tabernacle, a part of someones tradition or religion, Eli’s sons and the people of Israel used it like a good luck charm, But Eli’s Daughter-in-law saw it as the Glory of God. Therefore, come out from them and separate yourselves from them, says the Lord. What harmony can there be between Christ and the Devil? 1 Samuel 5:1. Please read 1 Samuel 5-6 completely before beginning. Jonathan Spurlock. After Saul’s death, David returns from exile and goes to the city of Hebron. 1 Samuel 5-6 • When God Defends His Name This study comes from week 31 of the Reading Plan, 1 Samuel 1-7. "Knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him, in order that our body of sin might be done away with, so that we would no longer be slaves to sin; "for he who has died is freed from sin.” (Romans 6:1-2, 6-7, NASB95), The Dagon’s will be brought down and overcome by placing them before the Lord & spending time in His presence. You have to understand that these pagan religions including the worship of Dagon included all sorts of bizarre practices and immoral procedures. May we never waste a single day. She had a sister called Mary, who was seated at the Lord’s feet, listening to His word. . This transition goes through three stages: Eli to Samuel, Samuel to Saul, Saul to David. (1 Samuel 3:19-4:1, NKJV), You remember the woman named Martha who welcomed Jesus into her home? Shantung … Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own? How the ark triumphed over the Philistines, 1. For even though they knew God, they did not honor Him as God or give thanks, but they became futile in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened. Sermon Notes for 2 Samuel 3:39 Next Book → ← Back to Chuck Smith's Bio & Resources ← Back to all Commentaries. With perfect knowledge of all this, Christ said, “If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.” So the cross not only brings Christ’s life to an end, it ends also the first life, the old life, of every one of His true followers. 3 And when the people of Ashdod rose early the next day, behold, Dagon had fallen face downward on the ground before the ark of the Lord. 5. Don't forget this (Deut.25:17-19). 1 Samuel. If only from a literary point of view, the account of 1 Samuel 5-7 is fascinating. Samuel 5, 2. (iii)                In the book of Esther (3:1-6) Haman was a descendent of Agag. Ver. 40:31. 3, 4. they of Ashdod arose early--They were filled with consternation when they found the object of their stupid veneration prostrate before the symbol of the divine presence. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. Check out these helpful resources Biblical Commentary Sermons Children’s Sermons Hymn Lists. broken off on the threshold; only Dagon’s torso was left of it. When the Philistines took the ark of God, they brought it into the house of Dagon and set it by Dagon.