Joshua Today

August 21, 2005

Book: Joshua

I. Introduction
II. Intro to the Book of Joshua
A. Deuteronomy sets up Joshua
B. What to we know of Joshua?
1. Military commander (Exodus 17)
2. With Moses on Sinai (Exodus 24)
3. One of the 12 spies (Numbers 13-14)
4. Commissioned by God via Moses (Numbers 27)
III. Conclusion and Application
A. Excursus: Israel’s pull-out of Gaza Strip
B. Joshua’s lessons are for us, too
C. God’s promise to Joshua in 1:5 is our promise from God, as well