Bible Study – Volume 3, Women Under the Judges
By Elizabeth Handford, is a committed pastor’s wife, the tired and joyful mother of seven, a life-long student of the Scriptures. She knows the needs and temptations of Christian women in this distressing world because she has lived through it too.
God wants you to know absolute, trustworthy truth from the Word of God itself, not just something you heard from a speaker. These studies will encourage you to dig in for yourself, discover precious truths of the Bible, reinforced by many pertinent Scriptures.
Each study book stands independently, so you can start anywhere in the series that interests you. All of the studies are useful for private study as well as small groups.
This study includes 15 lessons for group or individual study. Workbook-style layout with 86 pages, 5-1/2 x 8-1/2.
Lessons begin with Deborah, Jael & Sisera’s mother and go through Abimilech’s mother, Jephthah’s daughter, Samson’s mother and the woman of Timnath, Delilah, Micah’s mother, Naomi, Ruth, Hannah & Peninnah and conclude with the wife of Phinehas. All references are in KJV.
If you’ve ever felt stifled or demeaned as a woman, then be challenged by Deborah, Jael, the wise woman of Thebes, who saved their country by their bravery, while the men were wringing their hands.
The tragic story of Jephthah’s daughter warns what happens when God’s Word is misunderstood.
Learn from the sordid stories of Delilah and the Levite’s straying concubine the terrible result of divided loyalties in a marriage.
So many wonderful truths to be found in the lovely story of Ruth and her dear mother-in-law Naomi! Why is life so hard, if God really loves me? Which road shall I take? How did God use coincidence to fulfill His eternal plan for redemption?
Learn from Hannah how to respond to tormentors, and from the wife of Phinehas when all hope is gone.