Tag Archives: God

  1. Compassionate Action Judges 8:19

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    December 31, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    Most of us don’t feel a sense of responsibility towards our neighbors. This disconnect presses against an important Kingdom principle in that we laugh together, and morn together…. We are bound together by the Love of our Lord, the Grace of our God and the Mercy we receive that ties us together.

  2. Vengeance is Mine! Judge 8:18

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    November 12, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    Much like our forefathers felt noble on the crusades, and locals felt noble bombing abortion clinics, modern day extremist and disillusioned participants perform their acts as righteous.

  3. Fueled by Anger; Satisfied with Vengence! Judges 8:17

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    October 24, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    I would argue after reading this passage, that he wasn’t cooling off, but he was heating up. Is this you? Not only did he take their lives, he did it in such a way that was humiliating and intimidating to those who remained.

  4. Respect My Authority! Judges 8:16

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    October 12, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    while they might learn and choose differently in the future, they remain at peace with their decision, because it took into account the information of yesterday, not the data of today. The reality is, everyone is correct after the fact!

  5. What Drove Him to Victory? Judges 8:15

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    October 9, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    Here Gideon is, a called man of God, chosen for greatness, steps ordered, armed and equipped, and the words that are driving him to victory don’t belong to the Lord. 

  6. Caught up in Drama! Judges 8:14

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    October 5, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    I believe God wants us to see people not as pawns, but as participants in life whose lives we are to value and respect even when we are eager and desperate to achieve.

  7. A Battle of kingdoms! Judges 8:12

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    September 27, 2018 by pastorjdo3

    He was not going to stop until they were captured. 
    The capture of what you desire depends on the passion and persistence of your pursuit.