10 Central truths from 1 Samuel: 1. Our view of God infiltrates every aspect of our lives. 2. There’s only room for one on the throne of your life. Who do you serve? 3. God is speaking. Am I listening? 4. God is always true to His character. 5. What we treasure holds our hearts. 6. God wants to be king of your heart. 7. God is always at work. 8. God is faithful even when we’re faithless, and He can restore even in our rebellion. 9. Life is sweeter when we seek and trust God with all of our heart. 10. Do you trust God enough to be honest with him? 11. A heart surrendered is a heart that is led. Following the shepherd is worth it. 12. Our focus determines our response. 13. Within God’s love, we find present security, future hope, and deep relationships. 14. A fear of God quiets a fear of circumstances. 15. When our focus and convictions are right, so is our response. 16. Character is what counts. 17. How we wait shows who we trust. 18. Loving God results in living differently.