God reduces Gideon’s army
God told Gideon to reduce the size of his army. He did, and he was left with 300 men.
Key passages
Jdg 7:2–8

And Yahweh said to Gideon, “The troops that are with you are too many for me to give Midian into their hands; Israel will boast, saying, ‘My hand has delivered me.’ So then, please proclaim in the hearing of the troops, saying, ‘Whoever is fearful and trembling, let him return and depart from …