Category Archives : Samuel (Nicoletti)


Hesed Rejected, 2 Samuel 10

Video Audio   Download Audio Text   Download Text “Hesed Rejected” 2 Samuel 10 October 18, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti   We return again this evening to the Book of Samuel, chapter ten, where we read of David’s deeds as king of God’s people.   Please listen carefully, for this […]


The Covenant, 2 Samuel 7

Video Audio   Download Audio Text Download Text “The Covenant” 2 Samuel 7 September 6, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti   We return again this evening to the Book of Samuel.   David has been established as the king of all Israel. He is settled into Jerusalem. There has been a […]


Means and Ends, 2 Samuel 4

Video Audio:   https://faithtacoma.sfo2.cdn.digitaloceanspaces.com/2020/08/fpc-2020-08-02-pm-service.mp3 Download Audio Download Text “Means & Ends” 2 Samuel 4 August 2, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti Well, it’s been five months away from Second Samuel. And it’s good to be back with it this evening. To remember where we are in the story, Saul has died […]


Pursuing the Goals of Yahweh According to the Ways of Yahweh, 2 Samuel 2:1-3:1

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Pursuing the Goals of Yahweh According to the Ways of Yahweh” 2 Samuel 2:1-3:1 February 23, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti   We come this evening to Second Samuel, chapter two.   Saul, the king of Israel, is dead. David, who has been called […]


Delivered out of One Trial and into Seven More: A Portrait of a King After God’s Own Heart, 1 Samuel 29-30

Video: We apologize for the poor quality of this video recording. Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Delivered out of One Trial and into Seven More: A Portrait of a King After God’s Own Heart” 1 Samuel 29-30 January 12, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   We will consider two […]


Saul’s Inferno, 1 Samuel 28:3-25

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Saul’s Inferno” 1 Samuel 28:3-25 January 5, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   We’ve been away from Samuel for almost a month now, but this evening we return to First Samuel 28:3-25.   As we have seen the rise of David since chapter […]


Abigail, 1 Samuel 25

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Abigail” 1 Samuel 25 October 27, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   Our text this evening is from First Samuel, chapter twenty-five. It is a rather long chapter, but it tells us one story, and so we will take it as a whole. […]


The Sword of Goliath: Plunder, Temptation, Provision, and Equipping, 1 Samuel 21:8-9

 Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “The Sword of Goliath: Plunder, Temptation, Provision, and Equipping” 1 Samuel 21:8-9 September 15, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   Last Lord’s Day evening we looked at chapters twenty-one and twenty-two of First Samuel.   This evening we are going to focus […]


Choosing the Son of Jesse to Your Own Shame: Neither You Nor Your Kingdom Shall Be Established, 1 Samuel 20

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Choosing the Son of Jesse to Your Own Shame: Neither You Nor Your Kingdom Shall Be Established” 1 Samuel 20 September 1, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   We return tonight to First Samuel after six weeks away from it. We’ll be […]


A Place for War and a Place for Peace: Rightly Distinguishing Our Calls to Spiritual Warfare and Calls to Spiritual Peacemaking, 1 Samuel 19

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “A Place for War and a Place for Peace: Rightly Distinguishing Our Calls to Spiritual Warfare and Calls to Spiritual Peacemaking” 1 Samuel 19 July 21, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   Our text tonight is from First Samuel, chapter nineteen.   […]


Spiritual Friendship, 1 Samuel 18:1-9

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Spiritual Friendship” 1 Samuel 18:1-9 July 7, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   Our text this evening is First Samuel 18:1-9, though we will begin our reading a few verses earlier, in chapter seventeen, verse 57. David has just finished defeating Goliath, […]


Pentecost: Warfare by the Spirit, 1 Samuel 16:13-23

Video:    Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Pentecost: Warfare by the Spirit” 1 Samuel 16:13-23 June 9, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti Our text this evening is from First Samuel, chapter sixteen, verses thirteen through twenty-three. This is the next passage in our consecutive reading of the Book […]


Cultivating the Outward Appearance vs Cultivating the Heart, 1 Samuel 16:1-13

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Cultivating the Outward Appearance vs Cultivating the Heart” 1 Samuel 16:1-13 June 2, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   Our text this evening is from First Samuel, chapter sixteen, verses one through thirteen.   To bring us up to speed again: Israel asked […]


Three Trials, Three Verdicts, an Unexpected Sentence, and an Offer, 1 Samuel 12

Download Audio Download Text “Three Trials, Three Verdicts, an Unexpected Sentence, and an Offer” 1 Samuel 12 April 28, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti It’s been over a month since we’ve been in First Samuel, and we return now to chapter twelve. In chapter eleven God worked through Saul to defeat […]


Fickle Followers and the Steadfast Sovereign, 1 Samuel 10:17-27

Download Audio Download Text   “Fickle Followers & the Steadfast Sovereign” 1 Samuel 10:17-27 March 17, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti We return to First Samuel again this evening – the second half of chapter ten. We’ll be reading verses seventeen through twenty-seven. In the last passage, the Lord, through Samuel, […]


The Call of Saul, 1 Samuel 9:1-10:16

  Download Audio Download Text “The Call of Saul” 1 Samuel 9:1-10:16 March 10, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti We return to First Samuel again this evening, picking up in chapter nine. We have a long passage tonight, from verse one of chapter nine through verse sixteen of chapter ten. It […]