1 & 2 Samuel, Teach the Text Commentary Series by Robert B Chisholm and published by Baker Books.
Accessible, up-to-date, and brilliantly formatted teaching commentaries for pastors, teachers, and Bible study leaders. Chisholm's volume 1 & 2 Samuel will run through the details of some of the Bible's most fascinating and thrilling stories while teaching students the implications of the text for their lives and informing them about the historical context of Samuel's books. The Teach the Text Commentary series gives pastors the best of biblical scholarship and presents the information needed to move seamlessly from the meaning of the text to its effective communication.
Each unit of the commentary includes:
* the big idea
* key themes of the passage
* sections dedicated to understanding, teaching, and illustrating the text
* full-color illustrations, maps, and photos