1 Samuel and also 2 Samuel are named after the person that God saw fit to establish. The monarchy in Israel. The book of 1 Samuel describes in detail. What happened in the days of the Kings who God. Used to rule the first whole nation, and also what happened when the kingdoms of Israel and also Judah. Were divided. The reigns of Saul and also King David. Are described in great detail. The book of ! Samuel also gives us glimpse of what happens. When we do not allow God to faithfully lead us. This holds true for King Saul! So much so that God ripped his kingdom out of his hands, and gave it to his. Chosen successor King David! Obedience is better than sacrifice.