Senior Stage Two

The Establishment of the Kingdom

The lessons for Stage Two take us from the time when Israel sent the 12 spies into the promised land right up to the period when David was made king and given the promise of a sure house.

SECTION 1: FAILURE IN THE WILDERNESS

1 Why Israel Failed

2 Twelve Spies in the Land

3 Korah, Dathan and Abiram

4 The Death of Moses

SECTION 2: CONQUEST OF THE LAND

5 Entering the Land

6 The Fall of Jericho

7 Defeat at Ai

8 Gibeon and the Southern Campaign

9 The Northern Campaign — The Land at Rest

10 The Last Words of Joshua

SECTION 3: THE PERIOD OF THE JUDGES

11 Chaos in Israel

12 Gideon Delivers Israel

13 Samson: Example of Faith and Folly

14 Ruth

15 Samuel: His Birth and Mission

16 Samuel: Preferred before the House of Eli

SECTION 4: THE BEGINNING OF THE KINGDOM

17 Saul: The People's Choice

18 Saul's Failure

19 David — Chosen by God

20 David and Goliath

21 Saul's Jealousy and Jonathan's Love

22 David in Exile

23 Defeat on Gilboa

24 From the Sheepcote to the Throne

25 God's Promise to David