The Book of Joshua

The Book of Joshua

Plan B

Plan B

Plan B Joshua 8 The Fall of Ai 8 Now the Lord said to Joshua: “Do not be afraid, nor be dismayed; take all the people of war with you, and arise, go up to Ai. See, I have given into your hand the king of Ai, his people, his city, and his land. 2 And you shall do to Ai and its king as you did to Jericho and its king. Only its spoil and its cattle you shall take as booty for yourselves. Lay an ambush for…
A place between Triumph and Defeat

A place between Triumph and Defeat

A place between Triumph and Defeat     Joshua 7 New King James Version (NKJV) Defeat at Ai 7 But the children of Israel [d] hearts of the people melted and became like water. 6 Then Joshua tore his clothes, and fell to the earth on his face before the ark of the Lord until evening, he and the elders of Israel; and they put dust on their heads. 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, Lord God, why have You brought this people over the Jordan at all—to deliver us into the hand of…
Taking the Promise

Taking the Promise

Taking the Promise, Joshua 6     Joshua 6 New King James Version (NKJV) The Destruction of Jericho 6 Now Jericho was securely shut up because of the children of Israel; none went out, and none came in. 2 And the Lord said to Joshua: “See! I have given Jericho into your hand, its king, and the mighty men of valor. 3 You shall march around the city, all you men of war; you shall go all around the city once. This you shall do six days. 4 And seven priests shall bear seven trumpets of rams’ horns…