Category Archives: Joshua

April 6 – Jesse Tree – Joshua

Read Joshua 1:1-11, 6:1-16,20-21a “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous…do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”  Joshua 1:9 God works in mysterious ways and this is one of those times.   … Continue reading

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March 3 – Do Not Fear – Where Our Fear Belongs

Read Joshua 6:1-21 Joshua and the Israelites had just crossed the raging Jordan River, at flood stage. So here they camped, poised and ready to conquer the Land of Promise in the name of the One Who had led them to right here. Almighty … Continue reading

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March 1 – Do Not Fear – A Challenge to Live Unafraid

Read Joshua 1:1-9 I read somewhere that the words do not be afraid can be found 365 times in the Bible. That’s one for every day of the year. I actually read somewhere else that it’s 366 — so even Leap Year is covered. I’ve been … Continue reading

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November 28 – Life Verses – Joshua 1:8

Read Joshua 1:8 Remember the first time you ever jumped into the deep end of the pool? Maybe it took a whole summer of coaxing before you tried it. You might not remember the exact day, but you might remember … Continue reading

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July 16 – His story : Man’s rescue – Conquest

Read Joshua 1:1-2:24 She isn’t exactly the kind of person you would expect to play a key role in HIS story or in man’s rescue, but she certainly did! But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Forty years had passed since … Continue reading

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December 21 – Behind the Christmas Card – Miscommunication

Read Joshua 22:1-34 As someone who loves the art of communication, I am often quite surprised by how much I apologize for miscommunicating. Honestly, it must happen on a weekly basis! You are almost guaranteed to hear me saying, “I’m … Continue reading

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December 7 – Covenantal Caution

Read Joshua 9:1-27 Not every covenant recorded in the Scriptures is one made by God or one sanctioned by God.  This one you just read in Joshua 9 between the Israelites and the Gibeonites is a good example.  The Israelites had … Continue reading

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November 4 – 35 Prayers in the Bible – Joshua

Read Joshua 10:1-15 “Where were you when the sun stood still?” Can you imagine being there on the day that such a prayer was answered? When reading Joshua 10:1-15, it might be easy to process these verses as if it … Continue reading

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October 25: The Fall of Jericho

Read Joshua 5:13-6:27 God’s people were back in the land He promised them.  But they weren’t alone.  In their absence, pagan people had settled in and claimed the land.  When the people of God returned, the pagan inhabitants didn’t just … Continue reading

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October 24: Crossing the Jordan

Read Joshua 3:1-4:24 Famine and provision…years earlier, these were the sovereign means by which God had moved His people, numbering roughly 70, from Israel to Egypt.  But now, more than 400 years later, theologians estimate that hundreds of thousands of … Continue reading

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