2 Chronicles 14:11-12

Then Asa prayed to GOD, “O GOD, you aren’t impressed by numbers or intimidated by a show of force once you decide to help: Help us, O GOD; we have come out to meet this huge army because we trust in you and who you are. Don’t let mere mortals stand against you!” – The Message
12 GOD defeated the Ethiopians before Asa and Judah; the Ethiopians ran for their lives.

     I love Asa here. He’s facing an army of a million Ethiopians against him, and no doubt very concerned, where else could he go then to God?   He captures God’s character so perfectly—you aren’t impressed by numbers or intimidated by a show of force.  The ESV puts it this way: And Asa cried to the Lord his God, “O Lord, there is none like you to help, between the mighty and the weak. Total reliance, total dependence.
     The result? God defeated the Ethiopians. Who else but God could?
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