Episodes: Joshua

Joshua

Joshua 1

  • A Changing of the Guard
    September 15, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 6): Grace in Loss

    Loss is a part of life. Each of us will experience the pain of losing someone close to us. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 1
  • Be Strong and Courageous
    September 22, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Do you ever wake up in the morning feeling overwhelmed by fear of the unknown, fear of your to-do list, fear that you won't be the mom you want to be? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 1:1-9
  • Keeping God's Word at the Center
    September 18, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 7): Indispensable Ingredients for Life

    What role should the public reading of the Bible have in a church service? Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 1
  • God Will Never Leave You
    September 16, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 7): Indispensable Ingredients for Life

    God is with you right now. It’s a simple truth with some profound applications. Join Nancy as she helps you gain a new appreciation for God’s presence. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 1
  • Planting Your Life in God's Word
    September 19, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 7): Indispensable Ingredients for Life

    The word meditation brings up several connotations, some of which are viewed with a lot of suspicion within the church. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 1

Joshua 2

  • Entirely Forgiven
    February 24, 2012 Rahab and the Thread of Redemption

    Is your sin too great for God to forgive? If you can’t get rid of the suspicion that it is, find freedom. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 2
  • God Is at Work
    February 21, 2012 Rahab and the Thread of Redemption

    Some heroes of the Bible found themselves in an unlikely place—the house of a prostitute. Hear how God works in unpredictable places. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 2
  • When Mothers Intercede
    February 22, 2012 Rahab and the Thread of Redemption

    What do you believe about God? I mean, really believe? You answer that question more by what you do than by what you say. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 2
  • Written into God’s Script
    February 20, 2012 Rahab and the Thread of Redemption

    When God told His people to destroy the city of Jericho, why did He choose to have mercy on one woman? Hear about Rahab’s redemption and God’s power. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 2
  • Set Apart to God
    September 23, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    If you spent much time in church growing up, you’re probably familiar with the term consecration. But do you know what it means? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 2
  • The Scarlet Thread
    February 23, 2012 Rahab and the Thread of Redemption

    Rahab was told to hang a scarlet cord out her window. That seems like an insignificant gesture, yet it saved her life. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 2

Joshua 3

  • It Is Not Impossible
    September 24, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Would an outside observer think you were highly organized? Driven? A good planner? But there is more to faith. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 3

Joshua 4

  • Preserving a Memory
    September 25, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Preserving memories is a popular hobby, as evidenced by all the scrapbooking material available in stores today. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 4
  • God's Presence in Your Life
    September 17, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 7): Indispensable Ingredients for Life

    Nancy says the presence of God is everything. Without Him you cannot succeed, and with Him you cannot fail. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 4

Joshua 5

  • Mark of the Covenant
    September 26, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Water, bread, grapes. These are simple ingredients that take on extraordinary meaning in the right context. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 5
  • Mark of the Covenant
    April 28, 2009 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Water, bread, grapes. These are simple ingredients that take on extraordinary meaning in the right context. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 5
  • A Humble Response
    October 1, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 9): Defeating Your Jericho

    When you’re facing an unusually busy day, are you ever tempted to skip prayer and the Bible and jump straight to tasks? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 5

Joshua 6

  • The Perfect Justice and Mercy of God
    October 3, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 9): Defeating Your Jericho

    You won’t find many plaques at the gift shop with Bible verses about God’s judgment. Passages about God’s mercy are far more popular. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 6
  • An Unconventional Battle Plan
    February 27, 2012 Rahab and the Thread of Redemption

    Imagine living in a city that’s under attack, not just from an opposing army, but from God Himself. The biblical character Rahab faced that exact thing. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 6
  • Facing Your Obstacle
    October 2, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 9): Defeating Your Jericho

    All of us have goals for the future. And all of us face obstacles that threaten those goals. Learn how to approach obstacles with God’s power. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 6

Joshua 7

  • The Consequences of Coveting
    October 7, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 10): Rising from Defeat

    Stories of people doing heroic things have always had a hold on imaginations. But we actually can relate more to characters who face failure. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 7
  • A Door of Hope
    October 8, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 10): Rising from Defeat

    Memories of failure haunt each of us. It might sound cliche, but God can use your failure as a launching place for effectiveness in His kingdom. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 7
  • No Private Sin
    October 6, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 10): Rising from Defeat

    Do you ever find yourself viewing prayer as a last resort? The thing you try when all the other books, programs, and advice fails? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 7

Joshua 8

  • A New Beginning
    October 20, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 11): Waging and Winning Spiritual Battles

    Isaac Newton discovered that bodies in motion tend to stay in motion and bodies at rest tend to stay at rest. Do you find that principle goes beyond physics? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 8
  • Two Mountains
    October 21, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 11): Waging and Winning Spiritual Battles

    As you prepare for the weekend and try to catch up on anything you didn’t get done this week, have you given any thought to God’s role in your life? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 8

Joshua 9

  • Joshua's Battle After the Battle
    October 22, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 11): Waging and Winning Spiritual Battles

    If deception were easy to spot, it wouldn't be very deceptive. The biblical hero Joshua was deceived when he least expected it. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 9

Joshua 10

  • The Earth is the Lord's
    October 28, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 11): Waging and Winning Spiritual Battles

    The Bible tells us how God called Joshua to battle, winning land for the people of Israel. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 10
  • The Right Time to Rest
    October 27, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 11): Waging and Winning Spiritual Battles

    Do you feel engaged in a battle? You should be, whether it's a battle in prayer on behalf of your family or a war against your own sin. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 10-11

Joshua 13

  • A Beautiful Inheritance
    October 29, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    With stocks tumbling and retirement funds at risk, many who had counted on an inheritance from their parents are wondering what the future holds. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 13
  • New Assignments Late in Life
    October 30, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    Americans are rethinking their retirement. In many cases, it's because the money people had counted on is at risk. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 13:1
  • New Assignments Late in Life
    May 29, 2009 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    Americans are re-thinking their retirement. In many cases, it's because the money people had counted on is at risk. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 13:1
  • The Trap of Unbelief
    August 27, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    At times, you will be tempted to act or think like you don’t believe in God. Those moments are very important because other people are watching. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 13-14

Joshua 14

  • Developing a Godly Character
    March 24, 2009 Finishing Well (Tom Elliff)

    The Bible tells us about two warriors who kept fighting into their latter years. They will inspire you to take on new challenges. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 14
  • The Value of Consistency
    March 25, 2009 Finishing Well (Tom Elliff)

    A tree grows slowly through tough seasons and storms. That’s why its wood becomes so valuable to us. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 14
  • All the Way to the Finish Line
    October 31, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    A variety of products and technological breakthroughs promise to help you age gracefully. But in order to handle the future with true grace. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 14

Joshua 15

  • Overflowing Abundance
    November 3, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    When there’s so much bad news in the air, it’s pretty radical to face the future with joy. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 15

Joshua 17

  • Making the Most of What You Have
    November 4, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    Many people have watched their financial portfolio take a dive over the last year. In the grand sweep of history, this isn’t necessarily new. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 17

Joshua 22

  • Promoting Peace
    November 5, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    Everyone experiences conflict, but only a few learn to become peacemakers. Learn how to promote peace as we look at the biblical example of Joshua. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 22
  • Flourishing in Later Seasons of Life
    November 6, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    Whether it’s a national leader dealing with hostilities, a manager handling complaints, or a mom playing referee, everybody knows conflict. Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 22

Joshua 23

  • God Comes First
    November 7, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    You probably aren’t tempted to bow down to a god of stone or wood. So how do you apply the Old Testament command to refuse false gods? Read or Listen →

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    • Joshua 23

Joshua 24

  • As for Me and My House
    November 10, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    A lot of people have sung the words to a popular gospel song: "I have decided to follow Jesus, no turning back. No turning back." Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 24
  • The Death of a Saint--God's Purpose
    November 11, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 12): Leaving a Legacy

    God’s plans for you may be far grander and bigger than you realize. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 24