Asking and giving

Week beginning: 16th February, 2020 | By Jonathan Storey | Cheltenham

"For this child I prayed, and the Lord has granted me my petition that I made to him. Therefore I have lent him to the Lord. As long as he lives, he is lent to the Lord."

1 Samuel 1:27-28 (ESV)

Hannah was "deeply distressed" (v17). She longed for a child and, weeping bitterly, out of "great anxiety and vexation" (v17), pleaded with God to provide one. Eventually God answered Hannah's prayer by giving her a son. Here is Hannah's response mor

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