Summary: Samson had problems but he still ended up in hall of faith found in Hebrews 11
He was every man’s nightmare and every woman’s dream!
He was a He-man with she problems!
That why we encourage parents to dedicate their children (to set them apart), why because the devil wants to set them apart to him!
They are going to be set apart, the question is…Who are they going to be set apart to!
Every Christian are set apart, we are sanctified!
A Father’s Concerned…“What will be the boy’s rule of life, and his work?”
Judges 13:18-”Why do ask My name seeing it is wonderful?”
Isaiah 9:6-For unto us a Child is born,
Unto us a Son is given;
And the government will be upon His shoulder.
And His name will be called
Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Spirit Of The Lord…Kills a lion.
Honey Out Of The Carcass Of The Lion…Would you have told them where you got the honey?
RIDDLE…You hate me, says his wife.
Spirit Of The Lord…Kills thirty men to get their clothes
Three Hundred Foxes…Burned their grain field.
Three Thousand Men Of Judah…Only a thousand Philistines, who Samson kills!
Samson Prays…You have given this great deliverance by the hand of Your servant…!
Samson Carries The Gate And Two Gate Post…Isn’t that where the enemies were waiting?
Samson Explains How To Defeat Him…Bowstrings, New ropes, Weave his seven locks.
Delilah Complains…How can you say you love me?
Pressed him daily-She nagged!
She got on his last nerve!
Delilah Nags At Him Every Day…She gets on his last nerve!
Proverbs 19:13-A foolish child is a calamity to a father;
a quarrelsome wife is as annoying as constant dripping. (NLT)
Proverbs 19:13-A parent is worn to a frazzle by a stupid child;
a nagging spouse is a leaky faucet. (Message)
Proverbs 21:9-It’s better to live alone in the corner of an attic
than with a quarrelsome wife in a lovely home. (NLT)
Proverbs 21:9-Better to live alone in a tumbledown shack
than share a mansion with a nagging spouse. (Message)
His Hair Begins To Grow…You would think that his enemies would be watching for that, if that was were his strength was!
Just because your down one day, doesn’t mean you can’t get back up the next day!
Just because you failed one day, doesn’t mean you won’t be successful the next day!
Just because lost one day, doesn’t mean you won’t be victorious the next day!
Samson Prayed…Let me do what my purpose in life is!
Judge…To correct what is wrong!