It’s tempting to use God as a power for our own benefit. Both the Israelites and Philistines tried that, and both failed. Trading our personal control of God for God’s direction in our lives requires a conscious decision to make God number one in our lives. This change is called repentance—turning around and doing things differently; doing them God’s way instead of our selfish way.
Read the Student Lesson as well as the Teacher's Guide. This will provide everything you need to teach the Youth Sabbath School lesson.