What happens when God is ignored and excluded from society? The sobering answer is: When God goes, anything and everything goes. Yet, even in the midst of despair, Judges 19-21 points to a future hope.
What happens when God's leaders are selfish and faithless? How can anything good be accomplished in the midst of one failure after another? The account of Samson demonstrates God's commitment to draw a straight line with a crooked stick.