Joshua 24: Reviewing God’s Purposes

Joshua 24: Reviewing God’s Purposes

People often begin well and end poorly. Consider, for example, the kings of Judah and Israel. Although many of them began by seeking after the Lord during their reign, many of them lost sight of Him. Joshua, however, is an example of what it means both to begin well...
Joshua 24: Reviewing God’s Purposes

Joshua 23: Remembering God’s Faithfulness

At the end of his life, Joshua gave a farewell speech to the people of Israel that was both an exhortation and an encouragement. He charged them with remaining faithful to the Lord, even though he knew that the people would not do so. Joshua knew that if you do not...
Joshua 24: Reviewing God’s Purposes

Joshua 4: Setting Up Memorials

How do we memorialize the works of God in our lives? Joshua 4 gives us an example of how to do so. When the Israelites crossed the Jordan River, they set up 12 memorial stones as a sign to the generations to follow. We are meant to do the same in our own lives,...