Be Strong and Courageous

August 21, 2005

Book: Joshua

I. Introduction
II. God’s Charge to Joshua
A. God gives responsibilities to Joshua (vv. 6-9) after having given him promises (vv. 2-5)
B. “Be strong and courageous” is given 3 times in 4 verses
C. There is a connection between God’s felt presence, our faith, and our obedience
III. Conclusion and Application
A. Joshua was to respond to God’s law/Word by:
1. Knowing
2. Talking
3. Meditating
4. Obeying
B. When struggling with not feeling His presence, our faith, and/our obedience: Return to His Word