'Judges' Tagged Posts

'Judges' Tagged Posts

Evening Devotional, 12 July 2024

Day 5: Empowered by the Spirit Scripture Reading: Judges 13:24-25 “And the woman bore a son and called his name Samson. And the young man grew, and the Lord blessed him. And the Spirit of the Lord began to stir him in Mahaneh-dan, between Zorah and Eshtaol.” Devotional Thought: The birth of Samson marks the fulfillment of the angel’s promise to Manoah and his wife. As Samson grew, he experienced the Lord’s blessing and the stirring of the Holy Spirit.…

Evening Devotional, 11 July 2024

Day 4: Reverence and Worship Scripture Reading: Judges 13:15-20 “Manoah said to the angel of the Lord, ‘Please let us detain you and prepare a young goat for you.’ And the angel of the Lord said to Manoah, ‘If you detain me, I will not eat of your food, but if you prepare a burnt offering, then offer it to the Lord.’ (For Manoah did not know that he was the angel of the Lord.) And Manoah said to the…

Evening Devotion, 10 July 2024

Day 3: Seeking God’s Guidance Scripture Reading: Judges 13:8-14 “Then Manoah prayed to the Lord and said, ‘O Lord, please let the man of God whom you sent come again to us and teach us what we are to do with the child who will be born.’ And God listened to the voice of Manoah, and the angel of God came again to the woman as she sat in the field. But Manoah her husband was not with her. So…

Evening Devotion, 09 July 2024

Day 2: Divine Intervention and Promises Scripture Reading: Judges 13:2-5 “There was a certain man of Zorah, of the tribe of the Danites, whose name was Manoah. And his wife was barren and had no children. And the angel of the Lord appeared to the woman and said to her, ‘Behold, you are barren and have not borne children, but you shall conceive and bear a son. Therefore be careful and drink no wine or strong drink, and eat nothing…

Evening Devotion, 09 July 2024

Day 2: Divine Intervention and Promises Scripture Reading: Judges 13:2-5 “There was a certain man of Zorah, of the tribe of the Danites, whose name was Manoah. And his wife was barren and had no children. And the angel of the Lord appeared to the woman and said to her, ‘Behold, you are barren and have not borne children, but you shall conceive and bear a son. Therefore be careful and drink no wine or strong drink, and eat nothing…

Evening Devotion, 08 July 2024

Day 1: The Cycle of Sin and God’s Sovereignty Scripture Reading: Judges 13:1 “And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord, so the Lord gave them into the hand of the Philistines for forty years.” Devotional Thought: The Book of Judges is a chronicle of Israel’s repeated cycle of sin, suffering, supplication, and salvation. In Judges 13:1, we see that the Israelites once again did what was evil in the sight of…

Reflective Questions on Judges 13

Reflective Questions on the Sermon: “The Birth of a Deliverer: Lessons from Samson’s Nazirite Calling” I. Israel’s Plight and God’s Response (Judges 13:1-2)1. How does the cycle of sin and deliverance in Israel’s history mirror your own spiritual journey?o Reflect on times when you have fallen into sin and experienced God’s discipline. How did these experiences draw you closer to Him?2. In what ways can recognizing God’s sovereignty during times of oppression or difficulty bring you comfort and hope?o Consider…