A Day in Joshua: Chapter 10

Key Verses: “At that time Joshua spoke to the Lord in the day when the Lord gave the Amorites over to the sons of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, “Sun, stand still at Gibeon, and moon, in the Valley of Aijalon.” And the sun stood still, and the moon stopped, until the nation took vengeance…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 9

Key Verses: “So the men took some of their provisions, but did not ask counsel from the Lord.” – Joshua 9:4 Central Theme: A decision made in isolation is not a good decision. In Chapter 9, we get the better view of the story. As the reader, we know ahead of time that the whole “We are…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 8

Key Verses: “At that time Joshua built an altar to the Lord, the God of Israel, on Mount Ebal, just as Moses the servant of the Lord had commanded the people of Israel …” – Joshua 8:30-31 Central Truth: We should thank the Lord for his blessings for He is faithful. After the Isrealites were made right with the…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 7

Key Verses: “Get up! Consecrate the people and say, ‘Consecrate yourselves for tomorrow; for thus says the Lord, God of Israel, “There are devoted things in your midst, O Israel. You cannot stand before your enemies until you take away the devoted things from among you.” – Joshua 7:13 Central Theme: As Christians, we know that we…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 6

Key Verses: “And the Lord said to Joshua, “See, I have given Jericho into your hand, with its king and mighty men of valor. You shall march around the city, all the men of war going around the city once. Thus shall you do for six days. Seven priests shall bear seven trumpets of rams’ horns before the ark. On…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 5

Key Verses: “As soon as all the kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan to the west, and all the kings of the Canaanites who were by the sea, heard that the Lord had dried up the waters of the Jordan for the people of Israel until they had crossed over, their hearts melted and there was no longer…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 4

Key Verses: “And he said to the people of Israel, “When your children ask their fathers in times to come, ‘What do these stones mean?’  then you shall let your children know, ‘Israel passed over this Jordan on dry ground.’ For the Lord your God dried up the waters of the Jordan for you until you passed over, as…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 3

Key Verses: “Now the priests bearing the ark of the covenant of the Lord stood firmly on dry ground in the midst of the Jordan, and all Israel was passing over on dry ground until all the nation finished passing over the Jordan.” – Joshua 3:17 Central Truth: Nothing can stand in the way of God’s plan for…

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 2

Key Verses: “Behold, when we come into the land, you shall tie this scarlet cord in the window through which you let us down, and you shall gather into your house your father and mother, your brothers, and all your father’s household.” – Joshua 2:18 Central Truth: God uses imperfect sinners to do His perfect will….

A Day in Joshua: Chapter 1

Key Verse:  “This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success. “- Joshua 1:8…