The Point of Samson

I honestly never gave it a whole lot of thought before this read through and blog series, but Samson always bothered me. I mean, what was the point? Samson is one of the earliest Bible stories you are taught if you are raised in the church. He’s up there with Noah, Abraham, Moses, and David. … Read more

Judges 13-15 Psalm 74

I don’t like Samson. I never have. And I can’t say I’ve ever felt confident in my understanding of his purpose. Before I get into that, though, his parents get to watch the Angel of the Lord ride off on the smoke of their sacrifice. I mean, come on! That is truly awesome. And they … Read more