Many of you have heard of Gideon because his name is on the cover of every hotel room bible you’ve ever seen.
But the Gideon inside the pages of the bible is more interesting than the one on the cover.
And the inside Gideon found himself bargaining with God in Judges 6. His nation is overrun by the invading Midianites and he hears a summons to action. To say that he balked is an understatement. Here’s what happened: