Bible: 1 Samuel 16:2-4

16:2 Samuel replied, “How can I go? Saul will hear about it and kill me!” But the Lord said, “Take a heifer with you 1  and say, ‘I have come to sacrifice to the Lord.’ 16:3 Then invite Jesse to the sacrifice, and I will show you what you should do. You will anoint for me the one I point out 2  to you.”

16:4 Samuel did what the Lord told him. 3  When he arrived in Bethlehem, 4  the elders of the city were afraid to meet him. They 5  said, “Do you come in peace?

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