When Samson fell for Delilah, a woman from the Valley of Sorek, it marked the beginning of his downfall and eventual demise.
It didn't take long for the rich and powerful Philistine rulers to learn of the affair and immediately pay a visit to Delilah.
Using her powers of seduction and deception, Delilah persistently wore down Samson with her repeated requests, until he finally divulged the crucial information.
Having taken the Nazirite vow at birth, Samson had been set apart to God. When Samson told Delilah that his strength would leave him if a razor were to be used on his head, she cunningly crafted her plan with the Philistine rulers.
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While Samson slept on her lap, Delilah called in a co-conspirator to shave off the seven braids of his hair. Rather than killing him, the Philistines preferred to humiliate him by gouging out his eyes and subjecting him to hard labor in a Gaza prison.
For you, that process should include the keys he shares - things like an escape route, boundary markers, and practical understanding of biblical truth. You can live a pure life, but first you have to break up with Delilah.
At the age of 13, Judah, a pastor's kid and Christian, realized he wasn't gonna win the war against his sin nature. Even now, after marrying the only girl he ever kissed, Judah still fights.
Even now, after marrying the only girl he ever kissed, Judah still fights. He wrote this book because he discovered that purity isn't a destination, it's a process.
I find it an amazing thing to watch him create and think [and see] the world from a viewpoint of someone who's had a very exceptional life.
It's insightful to get 10 seconds into his brain."Pixie Lott, Elyar Fox and Neon Jungle performed at last night's awards, which celebrated the efforts and achievements of volunteers aged 14-25.