God’s Promise to Joshua And Believers: A Bible Study And Commentary

Read how God encouraged Joshua (and us) after Moses’ death to lead Israel into the Promised Land.Joshua 1:2-3 After Joshua was taking over for Moses who had passed away, God must have known Joshua needed encouragement, so He told Joshua, “Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Israel. Every place that the sole of your foot will tread upon I have given to you, just as I promised to M … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Joshua

Here are seven great Bible verses focusing on Joshua. Joshua 1:5-6 “No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you. Be strong and courageous, for you shall cause this people to inherit the land that I swore to their fathers to give them.” This is the chapter where God speaks to Joshua after the death of God’s servant Moses and God is encouraging Joshua to “be strong and courageous” in the f … [Read more...]

5 Powerful Bible Verses From The Book Of Joshua

Here are 5 powerful Bible verses from the Book of Joshua. Joshua 1:5 “No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you.” Just after the passing of Moses, the nation of Israel must have had concerns because Moses had been the only leader that they had ever known but now the mantle had been passed on to Joshua and perhaps the people and maybe even Joshua had some anxiety about the future and so … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Joshua

Here is a Sunday school lesson or Bible study about Joshua.Commanding Joshua Deuteronomy 3:28 “But charge Joshua, and encourage and strengthen him, for he shall go over at the head of this people, and he shall put them in possession of the land that you shall see.” While Moses was still God’s chosen leader, God told Joshua, “Your eyes have seen all that the Lord your God has done to these two kings. So will the Lord do to all the kingdoms into which you are crossing. You shall not fear them … [Read more...]

The Day the Sun Stood Still In The Bible

When Israel battled the Amorites, Joshua prayed to God to prolong the daylight and God answered his prayer.  This amazing story is about the power of God in the day the sun stood still.God Answers Joshua’s PrayerJoshua 10:12-14 “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 t … [Read more...]

Joshua and the Walls of Jericho Bible Story: Lesson, Summary and Study

There are many great Bible lessons to learn from studying the story of Joshua and the walls of Jericho.Joshua Bible Character Summary Joshua was one of the two faithful witnesses who spied the land of promise in the Old Testament but the other 10 witnesses were afraid to cross over the River Jordan and so the Israelites remained in the wilderness another 40 years because they feared man which really meant they didn’t trust God. After Moses’ death, Joshua became the leader of Israel and took … [Read more...]