1 Samuel 2:11

11 Then Elkanah went home to Ramah, but the boy ministered before the LORD under Eli the priest.

Read 1 Samuel 2:11 Using Other Translations

And Elkanah went to Ramah to his house. And the child did minister unto the LORD before Eli the priest.
Then Elkanah went home to Ramah. And the boy ministered to the LORD in the presence of Eli the priest.
Then Elkanah returned home to Ramah without Samuel. And the boy served the LORD by assisting Eli the priest.