10 If you are afraid to attack, go down to the camp with your servant Purah 11 and listen to what they are saying. Afterward, you will be encouraged to attack the camp.” So he and Purah his servant went down to the outposts of the camp.
Gideon was facing overwhelming odds. He was afraid. God understands our fears. When you are facing a battle, God will give you the strength you need for any situation. Do not be startled about how he helps you. Listen to God and be ready to take the first steps. When you obey God, you will find the courage to move ahead.