Monthly Archives: March 2018

Defeat Before Victory

…”The Israelites asked the Lord, “Should we fight against our relatives from Benjamin again, or should we stop?”… (Judges 20:28 NLT). God’s ways are sometimes mysterious. We should not think it too strange when a just cause initially encounters defeat.  Nor should we assume that in the short-term that success is an endorsement of our pursuits.  […]