God Blesses a Nazirite Judge

Sunday, June 25      God Blesses a Nazirite Judge                       Judges 13:1-7, 24-25 NRSV The woman bore a son, and named him Samson. The boy grew, and the LORD blessed him. (Judges 13:24) How much time have you spent recently praising God for blessings great...

In Death Samson Defeats the Philistines

Saturday, June 24      In Death Samson Defeats the Philistines       Judges 16:23-31 NRSV Then Samson said, “Let me die with the Philistines.” He strained with all his might; and the house fell on the lords and all the people who were in it. So those he killed at his...

Samson Conquers the Philistines

Friday, June 23             Samson Conquers the Philistines                           Judges 15:1-8 NRSV When he had set fire to the torches, he let the foxes go into the standing grain of the Philistines, and burned up the shocks and the standing grain, as well as...

Samson Marries a Woman of Timnah

Thursday, June 22          Samson Marries a Woman of Timnah            Judges 14:1-9  NRSV Then he came up, and told his father and mother, “I saw a Philistine woman at Timnah; now get her for me as my wife.” (Judges 14:2) Choose wisely. Ask God to help you with your...

Vow of Separation to the LORD

Wednesday, June 21   Vow of Separation to the LORD             Numbers 6:1-8, 13-17 NRSV All the days of their nazirite vow no razor shall come upon the head; until the time is completed for which they separate themselves to the LORD, they shall be holy; they shall...

Angel Accepts Manoah’s Sacrifice

Tuesday, June 20                Angel Accepts Manoah’s Sacrifice        Judges 13:19-23 NRSV But his wife said to him, “If the LORD had meant to kill us, he would not have accepted a burnt offering and a grain offering at our hands, or shown us all these things, or...