Category Archives: Joshua

April 28 – Say What Now? – “March, Sound the Trumpet and Shout, and I’ll Bring Down the Wall”

Read Joshua 6:1-21 “Joshua fought the battle of Jericho Jericho, Jericho! Joshua fought the battle of Jericho And the walls came a tumbling down!” If you have grown up going to church, you have probably sung that song a time … Continue reading

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February 9 – Faithfulness – He fights for us

Read Deuteronomy 3:22, 20:4 and Joshua 23:10 “God, I’m really sorry for…” Have you ever prayed something like that? It’s a simple call for forgiveness. When we know we have done something wrong and are asking to be forgiven. However, … Continue reading

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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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