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David finds Saul in a cave

David refuses to hurt King Saul.
1 Samuel 24

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Slide 1

How should you treat people who don’t like you and treat you badly? This story about a jealous King and a forgiving man is found in the Bible in the first book of Samuel. – Slide 1

Slide 2

King Saul was jealous of David. One day he heard where David was hiding, so he took three thousand soldiers and went to catch him. – Slide 2

Slide 3

When David heard the King and his army were coming, he and his soldiers hid in a cave, where they were safe. – Slide 3

Slide 4

But King Saul was very tired and went into the same cave to rest, while his soldiers stood guard outside. David kept very quiet. – Slide 4

Slide 5

But King Saul was very tired and went into the same cave to rest, while his soldiers stood guard outside. David kept very quiet.  When King Saul was fast asleep, David’s men whispered, ‘Here is your chance! Kill your enemy, before he hurts you!’ – Slide 5

Slide 6

But David didn’t want to hurt the King. He just wanted King Saul to stop chasing him. So, he took out his knife and cut a piece of material from the King’s clothes. – Slide 6

Slide 7

When the King left the cave David shouted, ‘King Saul, I could have killed you, while you were sleeping, but I only cut your coat. See how close I was.’ – Slide 7

Slide 8

King Saul knew that David had saved his life and promised not to chase him anymore. David had honoured God’s chosen King. – Slide 8

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