pardon me, my lord but if the Lord is with us, why has all this happened to us?
The Lord is with you, mighty warrior
who destroyed Baal?
i heard it was Gideon the son of Joash
The Midianites have been destroying the Israelites crops for 7 long years. Therefore they started building idols and God chose a young man named Gideon to bring the Israelites back to his people.
the scared ones and the ones that are drinking like dogs may go back we have enough soldiers
An Angle of the Lord appears to Gideon while he is sitting under an oak talking about how the lord is with Gideon and how the Lord will protect him and his people. The Lord also demanded that Gideon would destroy Baal's altar.
we will not use weapons to fight we are only using trumpets and a jar
Gideon was ordered by the lord to destroy the idol the people were worshipping. So in the night time, Gideon and 10 of his servants went and destroyed Baal
God told Gideon to do take the soldiers to the river and whoever doesn't drink like a dog then those are soldiers you take to fight against the Midianites. After the test Gideon had a total of 300 men to fight with
Gideon tells his man that the will not be using weapons. They will only use trumpets and a jar with a torch inside to fight the Midianites
Gideon and and his 300 men suceful deafet the Midanites and the Isrealites have been saved and they return to God.
we have successfully defeated the Midianites with the power of God