Yahweh-Shalom – “Yahweh” means the Lord; “shalom” means peace.

In Judges 6, we meet God as The Lord is Peace.

Key Verse:

And Gideon built an altar to the Lord there and named it Yahweh-Shalom (which means “the Lord is peace”). Judges 6:24 NLT

Have you ever felt the need to hide? Sometimes we hide for safety. Other times we hide so we don’t get found out. Gideon may have been doing a bit of both. What do we do when we feel the need to hide?

Remember all that God has done for you.

Count on God seeing you through.

Rest in the peace of the Lord.

Reading assignment for next week: Genesis 16

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