Judges: Recycled Misery

By Charles R. Swindoll

CD
$7.00
MP3
$2.50
share

A Survey of Judges

It's rough for a nation to pull itself out of the swamp of political scandal and public distrust . . . but to do so several times in a row is unheard of. Or is it? If your nation had a hard time recovering from its latest bout with scandal, consider the nation of Israel after entering the land of Canaan under Joshua's leadership. Although clearly and forcefully instructed to drive out the godless inhabitants who still remained in the land, the Hebrews compromised and dragged their feet, ultimately ignoring God's direct command. This initiated a cycle that was, in fact, repeated several times during the years recorded in the book. God heard their cry for deliverance and graciously sent a deliverer (a “judge”). Once victory came, the judge died. After the judge's death, the nation again compromised and fell under the rule of godless people . . . resulting in another cry for deliverance. A study of the book of Judges reveals the struggle people have today with the sinful nature.

Individual message on CD or MP3

Product Code: GM2D02/GM2M02

Copyright © 1979, ℗ 2011 by Charles R. Swindoll, Inc. All rights are reserved worldwide.

This Insight for Living production is for your personal use only. Civil and criminal copyright infringement occurs when this production is uploaded to the Internet, publicly performed, copied, or placed on any information storage and retrieval system now known or yet to be invented, without prior written permission from Insight for Living.