Powered by 4 - March 26, 2014


Opposite Perspectives

today's reading.
Judges 11:1-17    

Jephthah was looked down upon, considered a "low life" and run out of town by his half brothers. But when the situation back home turned bad, the elders of Gilead (who didn't care one bit about Jephthah previously) changed their tune, reaching out to Jephthah because they believed he was their only hope of defeating the Ammonites. That turned out to be a good move. Jephthah was not only a mighty warrior, he was also wise in his approach and dealings with the king of the Ammonites. 

What does the account of Jephthah reveal about how God views and uses people? Do you believe God can use you in a mighty way? Tami

Join the discussion on the P4 Blog
Listen to Back to the Bible

***

Powered by 4 is all about engaging God's Word and living it out--in community. So if it's encouragement you want or motivation you need, join the discussion on the P4 Blog--a place to weigh in on the daily scripture as well as share thoughts & questions. And, for a more in-depth look at Scripture, tune in to the daily Back to the Bible radio program with John Munro.

  • Editors' Picks

    The Connection between Halloween & Reformation Day
    The Connection between Halloween & Reformation Day
  • "The Bible Has So Many Contradictions!"
    "The Bible Has So Many Contradictions!"
  • 3 Ways to See God in Your Suffering
    3 Ways to See God in Your Suffering