JOSHUA‬ ‭23‬:‭6‬-‭13‬ ‭‬‬

““So be very careful to follow everything Moses wrote in the Book of Instruction. Do not deviate from it, turning either to the right or to the left. Make sure you do not associate with the other people still remaining in the land. Do not even mention the names of their gods, much less swearContinue reading “JOSHUA‬ ‭23‬:‭6‬-‭13‬ ‭‬‬”

JOSHUA 14:6-15

‘(Previously Hebron had been called Kiriath-arba. It had been named after Arba, a great hero of the descendants of Anak.) And the land had rest from war. Hebron still belongs to the descendants of Caleb son of Jephunneh the Kenizzite because he wholeheartedly followed the Lord , the God of Israel. So Joshua blessed CalebContinue reading “JOSHUA 14:6-15”

JOSHUA‬ ‭11‬:‭1‬-‭23‬ ‭‬‬

“When King Jabin of Hazor heard what had happened, he sent messages to the following kings: King Jobab of Madon; the king of Shimron; the king of Acshaph; all the kings of the northern hill country; the kings in the Jordan Valley south of Galilee; the kings in the Galilean foothills; the kings of Naphoth-dorContinue reading “JOSHUA‬ ‭11‬:‭1‬-‭23‬ ‭‬‬”

JOSHUA‬ ‭10‬:‭16‬-‭43‬‬‬

“During the battle the five kings escaped and hid in a cave at Makkedah. When Joshua heard that they had been found, he issued this command: “Cover the opening of the cave with large rocks, and place guards at the entrance to keep the kings inside. The rest of you continue chasing the enemy andContinue reading “JOSHUA‬ ‭10‬:‭16‬-‭43‬‬‬”

JOSHUA‬ ‭10‬:‭1‬-‭15‬ ‭‬‬

“Adoni-zedek, king of Jerusalem, heard that Joshua had captured and completely destroyed Ai and killed its king, just as he had destroyed the town of Jericho and killed its king. He also learned that the Gibeonites had made peace with Israel and were now their allies. He and his people became very afraid when theyContinue reading “JOSHUA‬ ‭10‬:‭1‬-‭15‬ ‭‬‬”

JOSHUA‬ ‭9‬:‭1‬-‭27‬ ‭‬‬

“Now all the kings west of the Jordan River heard about what had happened. These were the kings of the Hittites, Amorites, Canaanites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites, who lived in the hill country, in the western foothills, and along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea as far north as the Lebanon mountains. These kings combinedContinue reading “JOSHUA‬ ‭9‬:‭1‬-‭27‬ ‭‬‬”

2 PETER‬ ‭1:3-4‬ ‭NLT‬‬

“By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. And because of his glory and excellence, he has given us great andContinue reading “2 PETER‬ ‭1:3-4‬ ‭NLT‬‬”