Unfolding Enough: Right Relationship

Story

Read Judges 16:21-30

Samson’s story doesn’t end well by our standards. He is blind, shackled, and walking ‘round and ‘round in circles. When he is brought out for entertainment we see something in Scripture we haven’t seen yet. Samson prays.

Read Judges 16:28

What did Samson pray for?

What reason did he give for asking God to grant him one last request?

Why do you believe God answered his prayer?

What does this reveal to you about how God transforms us and answers our prayers?

Does Samson’s story encourage you or discourage you? Do you see God writing His story in ways you wouldn’t have imagined? How?

Return once again to the practice Examen.

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