Blog Posts tagged with ‘Joshua’

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Joshua 23. Is success always good?

by slpcenglish

4–10 June 2017. Joshua 23 (click to read). One day a drug dealer held a party for his closest friends. While they ate and drank and celebrated together in his beautiful home, the drug dealer stood up to give a speech. Looking around at his large home, his expensive cars, and all the riches surrounding […]

Joshua 14. Good things God has prepared for you

by slpcenglish

28 May – 3 June 2017. Joshua 14 (click to read). One of the great lessons that Jesus teaches us is to be humble, and to place the needs of other people before our own. After all, in a world where so many people fall into the trap of selfishness and only think of themselves, […]

Joshua 5. A better future

by slpcenglish

21–27 May 2017. Joshua 5 (click to read). One of the interesting things about looking at old photographs is seeing how much things have changed. But in the past it wasn’t just people’s clothes and homes that were different, their lives were very different too. Without today’s computers, medicine, and even electricity people really had […]

Joshua 22. Meeting God wherever you are

by slpcenglish

15–21 May 2016. Joshua 22 (click to read). One day I got an email advertising holidays to the “holy land”. Of course, what the travel agent meant was that they were selling trips to Israel. Sometimes we still hear people talking about “the holy land”, but it’s really quite a strange expression. What makes land […]

Joshua 13. One Israel

by slpcenglish

8–14 May 2016. Joshua 13 (click to read). What’s going on in Joshua 13? In chapter 11:23, we just read how Joshua conquered the whole land, gave it to the Israelites, and how “the land finally had rest from war.” But now we open chapter 13 and find God worried because Joshua is an old man […]

Joshua 3–4. Is the God of Love not good enough?

by slpcenglish

1–7 May 2016. Joshua 3–4 (click to read). The ancient Romans used to tell a story about the way their empire began. Twin baby boys, Romulus and Remus, were abandoned by their father, but were then saved by a female wolf. This wolf fed them with her own milk, cared for them, and helped them grow strong […]