Introduction: “Go with the strength you have . . . . I will be with you.” nlt Judges 6:14, 16. This verse is the conversation between the Gideon and the angel.
Description: The angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon and said,” Mighty hero, the Lord is with you !” and you may destroy the Midianites. But Gideon questioned God If the Lord is with us, why all this happened? Why God abandoned the Israel people. At last, Gideon believed that the Lord was with him and build an altar and called it “the Lord of peace.”
How do you react when you receive a message in the middle of your workday? Believe or not, This happened to Gideon. ”The angel of the Lord perceived him and said: “Mighty man of valor, the Lord is with you.” Gideon said unto him, “Oh my Lord when the Lord is with us, why has all this happened to us? (Judg.6:12-13) Gideon wants to know why God has abandoned the Israel people. Where have been all his miracles which our fathers told us?
God didn’t answer that question. When Gideon had endured seven years of enemy attacks, starvation, and hiding the caves. God didn’t make a case why he never intended. God may have disclosed Israel’s past sin because of the reason; however, instead, He gave Gideon hope for the future.
Whenever You’re in hassles of life what do you do?
Whenever you are in difficult situations are you facing it or simply praying God to overcome that hard-situation or instead of facing are you escaping from the situation?
God will try to test you by creating hurdles and tough situations to make you a stronger human being as his favorite devotee or followers. God also creates or shows the best opportunities to solve your problems occurring in life and strengthen your weaknesses.
Lord always tells you, “Go ahead with your best strengths; You are backed by me. And you can destroy the Midianites. Gideon said unto the Lord I have found grace in thy sight. Show me a sign that you are talking with me. The Lord said to Gideon, “Peace be unto you, fear not”. Once Gideon finally believed that the Lord was with him, he built an altar and called it “the Lord of peace.”
Do you know why God permits us to bad experiences? Because to move closer with God and make our relationship with him stronger in our weak situations and believe him. We should never question God because God knows everything to do at the right time. The only thing we need to do is to believe in him and pray continually.
Many miracles had been done by God to Israel, people but they don’t remember the miracles made by him. But God never left them alone.
Conclusion: Christian Music Portal come up with daily inspirational bible verses that will make us grow more spiritually in God. Sometimes, God allows suffering in your life, but they are not permanent; those are temporary, which makes our relationship closer to God. When we are weak, ask God to give the strength to make us stronger.
Lord, we wish you to grant us your everlasting strength and peace to us. I pray, Amen.