Hasn’t God already Given You an Order?

“She sent for and she called Baraq, the son of Abinoam, from Qedesh-Naphtaliy, and said to him,  ‘Has not Yahweh, the God of Israel, given an order to you? ‘Gather to Mount Tabor and bring with you 10,000 men from the Sons of Naphtaliy and from the Sons of Zebulun and I will gather to… Read More

Deborah: The Exception, not the Rule

“Now Deborah was a woman, a prophetess, and the wife of Lappidoth. She judged Israel at that time!” (Judges 4:4) Now, to all of my friends and acquaintances who would like to suggest that there is a Biblical precedence for women to be in church leadership or serve as Pastors on the basis of Deborah,… Read More

Outline of Judges

Book of Judges Outline             I.     The Crisis and Conquest after Joshua’s Death (1:1-36) a.     Who shall go up to fight for us?  (1:1-2) b.     Judah and Simeon go up & defeat the Canaanites (1:3-7) c.     Judah fights and takes the city of Jerusalem (1:8-10) d.     Continued conquest (1:11-20) e.     Benjamin fails to drive… Read More