Defeat at Ai was redemptive
The spoils (the glory) belongs to the Lord.
Israel acted unfaithfully to the Lord and sinned, not giving the glory to the Lord at the His victory at Jericho. The spoils belong to the Lord.
Welcome to our large look at our Lord Jesus and our little look at our Book of Joshua. As we come to study God’s word I remind you that there is one principle of Bible study and life that is indispensable and that is total reliance on the Holy Spirit. We thank God for the… Read more »
The battle at Jericho was the Lord’s victory, won through Joshua’s weakened army as a picture to show us that the battle is always the Lord’s and our real battle is with the Canaanites within us.
Welcome to the approach of our Lord Jesus through the book of Joshua. Before we go to prayer and apply the indispensable principle, total reliance on the Lord, I want to share a verse from Joshua 6:20 (we’ll look more closely at it next time), a portion of verse 20, “The people shouted with a… Read more »
We have Jesus who is the Captain of the host of the LORD. Who are the ‘host’?
Joshua meets the Angel of the Lord with a sword drawn in His hand… (this is also available on YouTube.com)
As we come to look into God’s word, we need to remember that very simple but very important indispensable Bible principle; total reliance on God’s Holy Spirit. It’s the Lord’s Bible and the Lord’s book. He inspired it and He’s the only One that can open it to our hearts. I want to share a… Read more »