Gideon – Leader Kit

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Vendor: Lifeway
ISBN: 9781430030621
SKU: 9781430030621


Gideon - Leader Kit

Your Weakness. God's Strength.

by Priscilla Shirer

Gideon: Your weakness. God’s strength. is a 7 session women's Bible study by Priscilla Shirer. When we hear the name Gideon, most of us think about his 300 soldiers or the fleece he laid out under the evening sky. But Gideon’s story is so much bigger than that—bigger than any one man and his mark on Israel’s history. Like everything else in the Bible, this is a story about God and His people. His love for them, as well as His strength operating in spite of their weakness—even through their weakness. And because God’s people includes you and me, Gideon’s story is also about us—our lives, our doubts, our struggles, and our possibilities as believers. From a state of fear, weakness, and insecurity, Gideon emerged as Israel's hero, filled with God's presence and His passion for deliverance. This study will encourage you to recognize your weakness as the key that the Lord gives you to unlock the full experience of His strength in your life. In what ways do you feel insufficient? Those places create the greatest opportunity to experience the sufficiency of God. Instead of ignoring, neglecting, or trying to escape your weaknesses, see them as the gifts that they are, given specifically and strategically by God to unlock the door of God’s strength.



  • Leader Kit includes DVDs and Bible Study Book with leader helps
  • Videos are 30- to 40-minutes in length
  • 7 group sessions

Video Session Titles and Run Times:

  • Session 1 - Heads, Hearts, and Hands (56:37)
  • Session 2 - What to Expect When You're Expecting (40:38)
  • Session 3 - A Brand-New Identity (39:37)
  • Session 4 - The Flip Side of God's Power (40:57)
  • Session 5 - How to Win a Battle (44:46)
  • Session 6 - Who Is Your King? (45:01)
  • Session 7 - Just You and Me (27:28)


  • Look at the big picture, how God sovereignly positioned Gideon into it, and what it all means for us today as He unfolds our part in His plans
  • Designed for anyone who has ever felt insufficient, ill-equipped, incompetent, or outnumbered. In other words, anyone and everyone
  • See your weaknesses as God’s greatest strengths
  • Instead of hiding from your weaknesses, find the God-given strength to face your fears and do what God is calling you to do
  • Challenges participants to see God in a much bigger way, experience Him more fully, and tap into His power and presence in a fresh way