After the great revival of chapter 7 at Mizpah, several years go by and the people of Israel seek a king like that of the nations around them. It was not the request for a king itself that was so wrong but rather, the motive behind the request that tainted it. What was their motive and what can we learn from their enchantment with a likeness to their cultural milieu? What should we look for and what can we count on in the earthly leaders of our own time? Join Pastor Jim as he unpacks the timeless truths of this relevant Old Testament passage.