The Heart…… • Is the CORE of who you are when you are alone. • Is the part of us that ONLY God sees.
Saul--The heart God rejects…… • Saul lacked CONFIDENCE in God. • Saul’s heart was IMPATIENT. • Saul’s heart was DISOBEDIENT. • Saul never learned to TRUST IN God. • Saul was rejected by God because he never REPENTED.
David--The heart God accepts…… • David was HUMBLE. > He had a shepherd’s heart that CARED for sheep. • David had INTEGRITY. > He had an UNDIVIDED heart that was filled up with God. • David was obedient and had incredible TRUST IN God. > David knew God was with him in the past and would EMPOWER him in all of his present and future battles. • David was genuinely REPENTANT. > When you sin you won’t REMAIN in sin.