Study 10 From the Book of 1 Samuel is: 1 Samuel 12
What was the point of Samuel’s historical recital? Unlike the Israelites, do we (a) remind ourselves constantly of the great things God has done for us, and (b) allow this reminder to have a full effect upon our behaviour?
What were the outstanding features in Samuel’s character as seen in this chapter?
Summarize the counsels and warnings of verses 20-25. Note especially what Samuel says about prayer. Yet, if the people will not turn from their wicked ways, will prayer avail? See verse 25; cf. Je. 15:1; Ps. 99:6, 8.