All prayer is for the hallowing of God's name. Prayer like this is the means through which the
most powerful force on earth is released: the Holy Spirit.
Jesus' birth is always linked to His death. His life is meant to create radical life change through faith.
Everything in Israel's worship service pointed to Christ. Israel was called to obey the word, just as we are called to obey the Word.
One of the most common arguments against God is the apparent genocide in Joshua. Understanding what God is doing in Joshua, and with Ai, requires a more in-depth look at God's mercy and judgement.
The story of Jericho is rich with imagery. It dramatically points to the new and living Covenant.
The book of Joshua pivots when Joshua meets a mysterious figure. The encounter with the Commander is so important in understanding God's purposes.
Israel was fit to enter the Promised Land because of their obedience to God. For the Church, obedience is born out of the freedom and promise found in Jesus.
The way in which Israel followed the ark of the covenant beautifully illustrates how we follow Jesus. Both lead into battle.
Salvation is for all people, and missions is born out of that Salvation.
The story of Rahab shows us how history and faith are intertwined. To not know the history of God's people is to not know God.
Joshua is established as the leader of Israel. Israel's promises were his, and he had to make them his. Christ's promises are yours, and you have to make them yours.
A look at Deuteronomy helps to set the stage for Joshua while Israel faces two major changes. And there is much more to the Promised Land than the geography of Palestine.
Having a soul satisfied by God is a light unto all people. Pastor Fletch also offers some suggestions about how to be a light.
We were created to know joy and to share in God's happiness. Sin takes life and joy. Christ restores what sin has taken.
1 John 4:8
God has preserved His self-authenticating Word with stunning accuracy. Mark 16:9-20 is a proof of this.