Devotionals about Gideon


Gideon’s Charge!

Read: Judges 7:15-25 Arise, for the Lord has given the host of Midian into your hand. (v. 15) All week, we’ve focused on the call of God. Alongside Gideon, we’ve seen


Gideon Gets Courage from God

Read: Judges 7:9-14 That same night the Lord said to him, . . . “Your hands shall be strengthened.” (vv. 9, 11) No matter what God calls us to, when we get up


Gideon’s Army: Culled by God

Read: Judges 7:1-8 The Lord said to Gideon, “The people with you are too many.” (v. 2) At this point in my life, I know what I’m good at (and what


Gideon’s Confirmation from God

Read: Judges 6:33-40 Then Gideon said to God, . . . “Let me speak just once more.” (v. 39) The call has been sounded. I know who I am, and whose I am.


Gideon Cleans Up for God

Read: Judges 6:25-32 Pull down the altar of Baal that your father has. (v. 25) When I get excited about a new direction, I’m ready to leap into action. Frequently, I’ve


Gideon’s Clear View of God

Read: Judges 6:17-24 Now I have seen the angel of the Lord face to face. (v. 22) What does God look like? If we met him, would we even know it?


Gideon: Called by God

Read: Judges 6:1-16 Go in this might of yours . . . ; do not I send you? (v. 14) Sometimes I feel overwhelmed by everything that’s going on in the world. I can


Gideon’s Army

Read: Judges 7 What sort of people does God use to do his work in the world? You don’t necessarily have to be brave, or strong, or gifted. But you do