Tag: Joshua

The Wedding Garment

Jesus told many parables. It is important to know that a parable is a “heavenly story with an earthly meaning.” Because our earthly minds cannot understand heaven or the things of God, Jesus often told parables to the people, particularly to help his disciples understand what He was trying to […]

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Real Meditation

Today, not many people take time to study the Old Testament Scriptures. They are old, you know! It is all in the past. Who needs to know what happened hundreds of years ago? However, there are so many examples of people in the Old Testament who reveal to us the […]

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Choose You This Day

What would happen if you were faced with a generation of young people, most of which were never taught to love the Lord or obey His commands? In the book of Deuteronomy, Moses gave God’s commands to the new generation who wandered in the wilderness to prepare them to enter […]

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Righteousness from God

We often hear how important it is to confess our sins, seeking forgiveness. “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness” (1 John 1:9). However, have you ever thought about how this is even possible? It […]

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Be Strong

Have you ever been asked to do something that you felt completely unqualified and inadequate to do? Was it someone you respect or admire that asked you to do the job? How did you feel? Were you terrified? So many questions run through your mind when you are called to […]

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Lesson 2 (Lesson 28): Joshua 12-24: Possessing the Land

Key Verse “Ponder the path of thy feet, and let all thy ways be established.” Proverbs 4:26   Read the Key Verse with your class.  Help them understand the word “ponder” means “to think about.”  They should think about where they go and what they do.  We need to be […]

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Lesson 1 (Lesson 27): Joshua 1-11: Conquering the Land

Key Verse “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”  Psalms 27:1    Read the Key Verse with your class.  Ask your students if they have ever been afraid of doing something.  […]

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Lesson 12 (Lesson 25): Deuteronomy 12 – 34: Planning the Trip into the Promised Land

Key Verse “Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD thy God, he it is that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.”  Deuteronomy 31:6 Read the Key Verse with your class.  Remind them that God’s […]

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Lesson 10 (Lesson 23): Numbers 20 – 36: The Next Generation

Key Verse “Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.”  Ecclesiastes 12:13   Ask your students if they can name any of God’s commands.  Help them understand that fearing God is not being afraid of […]

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Lesson 9 (Lesson 22): Numbers 1-19: Wandering in the Wilderness

Key Verse “Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.”  Hebrews 3:12 Read today’s key verse with your class, helping them to understand it.  Take heed means to beware, or pay attention to.  Christians need to be […]

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