“If the Lord is with us, why has all this happened to us?” (Judges 6:13).

God has spoken words of encouragement: “the Lord is with you, brave man” (Judges 6:12). Things were not going well. Gideon was having doubts about God: “now the Lord has abandoned us” (Judges 6:13). God was quick to reassure Gideon: “You will rescue Israel … I am sending you” (Judges 6:14). Gideon moved from the ‘why’ question to the ‘how’ question: “How can I rescue Israel?” (Judges 6:15). God’s answer is still the same: “I will be with you” (Judges 6:16).

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  1. Thanks, Lightwiters, Pure Glory, Deborah Ann, Yoshiko, Savannah, Andy, vw1212, Amant and Be Whole, for liking these notes. God bless each of you.

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