Victory!

Victory! And the men of Israel gathered themselves together out of Naphtali, and out of Asher, and out of all Manasseh, and pursued after the Midianites. Judges 7:23 Read Judges 7:9-25 Gideon was instructed to fight the enemy with only three hundred men. He made a battle plan with this small group of men, dividing…

Paring Down

Paring Down And the LORD said unto Gideon, The people are yet too many; bring them down unto the water, and I will try them for thee there. Judges 7:4 Read Judges 7:1-8 Gideon prepared himself to lead God’s people into battle against the Midianites. He had mobilized a large army, but the Lord did…

A Sign

A Sign And Gideon said unto God, If thou wilt save Israel by my hand, as thou hast said, Behold, I will put a fleece of wool in the floor. Judges 6:36,37 Read Judges 6:33-40 It was difficult for Gideon to believe that the Lord had chosen him to lead the nation into battle against…

Opposing the Word

Opposing the Word And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, Speak unto the congregation, saying, Get you up from about the tabernacle of Korah, Dathan, and Abiram. Numbers 16:23,24 Read Numbers 16:28-33 It may seem that Korah, Dathan and Abiram had a point when they challenged Moses and Aaron’s leadership position over the nation of…