In this chapter we see the good, the great, and the ugly with Gideon. Not to say that any man is perfect, but Gideon's highs and lows are certainly highlighted by the actions he takes in Judges 8. Listen as we break down these things and apply them to our lives.
Gideon leads his faithful and courageous charge with the help of the Lord and his 300 men that lapped the water. We will notice the details about this particular account and how the Lord prepared Gideon for this great work.
In Judges chapter 6 we are introduced to one of the most famous judges in the Bible, Gideon. Although his story inspires God-fearing people to this very day, his beginnings were ever so humble and filled with doubt. We discuss in this
The Song of Deborah and Barak might be mistaken as just a simple song of victory with little consequence, but the opposite is true. Listen in as we dissect this song to uncover more depth and meaning to the deliverance of Israel by the hand of God.
Deborah and Barak deliver Israel in tremendous fashion through the power of God. The circumstances surrounding it though, are often forgotten and overlooked. Listen in as we examine it much more closely.
Within this amazing chapter is the mention of the first 3 judges that ruled Israel. Othniel, Ehud, and Shamgar. All three men offer something for us to consider and gain some spiritual knowledge from. Listen in!
Chapter 2 of Judges is really the turning point with the children of Israel as a whole. The angel of the Lord comes to them and tells them that because of their failure to follow God's word, that the inhabitants are not going to be wiped out. Thus begins the sorrowful journey of sin, punishment, deliverance, and backsliding to idolatry that cycles through this era of time for the children of Israel.
Judges chapter 1 gives us some more details of the Israelites battles before Joshua dies and serves as a prelude to the time period of the Judges themselves. Yet there are still some interesting things to gather out of these verses and that is what we do in this study!
Introduction to Judges
The book of Judges is one of the darker and more gruesome books in the canon of scripture. Why did God include this part of Israel's history? What lessons are we supposed to draw from it? We look over questions such as these and many more! Listen in!
3rd Epistle of John
This week we go into the 3rd epistle of the apostle John that he writes to the man know as Gaius. What can we learn from such a short little personal letter? Listen in and find out just how much there really is in 3rd John!
Rice Road Church of Christ
Every Wednesday night the Rice Road congregation studies through the Bible together. Follow this blog to study along with us.