The Shepherd of the Hills: The Life of David: The Early Years
The life of David displays the great grace of God, as He takes an obscure shepherd boy and transforms him into Israel’s greatest king. The story of David’s early life, as told throughout this work, is a compelling narrative of a remarkable youth with practical application for all people today.
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A thousand years before Christ was born, the land of Palestine was undergoing an economic, moral, and spiritual crisis. To make matters worse the king was in an emotional revolt of the soul against the Lord. Personally selected by God, Saul had dared to disobey the Divine will. For his act of disobedience the prophet Samuel had rebuked the king. And, for his act of disobedience, God would have Samuel seek out a new king for the nation.