Sometimes we come across a verse of scripture that is difficult to understand. We need to know and understand the context of that verse and sometimes the meaning is found by using different versions of the Bible - in this case the Message Bible.
Context, Mission, Overcoming Barriers, Shrug Your Shoulders
Gideon gets alone to pray and seek the Lord about this situation he is in. He is a little overwhelmed with the enormity of things and a little underwhelmed with his own confidence.
Growing In Faith, Overcoming Barriers, Building Confidence
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