The Song of Deborah & Barak
Judges 5: The Song of Deborah & Barak
Verses 1-12: Praise to God, and Deborah’s call to rise up and fight.
Verses 13-18: The battle and who answered the call, and who did not.
Verses 19-23: A celebration of victory, and a curse on the village, Meroz.
Verses 24-27: Introducing Jael, and how she defeated Sisera.
Verses 28-30: Images of the mother of Sisera, and mocking the assumed victory.
Verse 31: Final declaration of victory and praise to God.
Steps to Renewing Your Trust in God
- What enemy are you facing?
- In what situation do you need to trust the Lord more?
- Does your life show that you trust the Lord to win the battle over your enemies?
- How do you respond whenever the Lord delivers you from an enemy?