Judging by Appearances
Samuel anoints David, 3rd Century artwork from Dura Europos in Syria
What kind of leader do we deserve?
King Arthur was a flawed hero, whilst still defining the ideal of English-ness; so also for King David, another imperfect, inconsistent character, defining the ideal of what it meant to be Israel.
Simon Woodman, preaching at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church, 24 October 2021.
Read the sermon here: http://baptistbookworm.blogspot.com/2021/10/judging-by-appearances.html
Listen to the sermon here: https://soundcloud.com/bloomsbury-1/judging-by-appearances