44 Quick Review Saul chucked a spear at David in 1 Sam 18:11 Saul chucked another spear at David in 1 Sam 19:11Saul chucked a spear at his son Jonathan in 1 Sam 20:33He missed every time!
45 And the moral of the story Spears chucked at people who are doing God’s Will apparently don’t fly straight!
46 Spear chuckers never prosper Exodus 15Lev 26:8Deut 33:271 Sam 5:3-4Isa 59Luke 10:19Matt 22:44 (enemies as footstools: Psalms, Matt, Mark, Luke, Acts, 1 Cor, Heb)Rev 11:5 – devours all their enemies
47 Our response to the spear chucker Exodus 23:4-5Prov 24:17Prov 25:21Rom 12:20Matt 5:43-45
48 The use of enemiesThree significant ways enemies were used in the OT and NTSo that God could demonstrate His sovereignty by crushing them under His feetAs a vehicle of correction to His children as a result of their disobedienceTo bring about the refining necessary to make His children dependant on Him