Things To Consider
- Saul is given the grace of another opportunity to obey.
- Sin grieves the Lord.
- Samuel is in familiar territory with the judgment of sinful people close to Samuel i.e. Eli's family.
- Saul's failure was agony to Samuel.
- There is no excuse for sin, we need rescue.
- Rejection from God and Samuel was difficult.
- Saul was interested in saving face more than repentance.