And Elkanah went to Ramah to his house. And the child did minister to the LORD before Eli the priest.
1 Samuel 2:18 But Samuel ministered before the LORD, being a child, girded with a linen ephod.
1 Samuel 1:28 Therefore also I have lent him to the LORD; as long as he lives he shall be lent to the LORD. And he worshipped the LORD there.
1 Samuel 3:1,15 And the child Samuel ministered to the LORD before Eli. And the word of the LORD was precious in those days; there was no open vision...