n

I Need a Hero! A Study of Judges

Tis the season for New Years resolutions! We resolve to do everything from lose some weight to get in shape to manage our time better. Workout plans and diet plans and time management tools often present themselves as near heroes to save us, able to fix what is broken in our lives…until they don’t. The book of Judges recounts a time when Israel needed a hero to save them. And they looked to many people as heroes to save them…until they didn’t. This new year, when we need a hero to save us, who do we look to?

We Have Met the Enemy ABC Media We Have Met the Enemy

The first section of the book of Judges has been focused on outside threats…

Character Counts ABC Media Character Counts

Samson was a man of great talent. He had strength and he had political…

Campaign Promises ABC Media Campaign Promises

We have come to expect that politicians will make campaign promises they…

The Only Thing We Have to Fear ABC Media The Only Thing We Have to Fear

It was Franklin Roosevelt who famously said in his first inaugural address,…

All Shapes and Sizes ABC Media All Shapes and Sizes

The first major judge in Judges is a woman! And she is strong. She spearheads…

The Definition of Insanity ABC Media The Definition of Insanity

“The definition of insanity,” the old adage goes, “is doing the same thing…