No survivors! Not even the 5 powerful Amorite kings could stand against the power of God when He fought for Israel. In the previous lesson from chapter ten, we saw “the day the sun stood still“, where God allowed Joshua to win the battle. The Bible study lesson today comes…

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The Day the Sun Stood Still

You’ve heard the saying “Divide and conquer.” I’m sure. But, what about bring together and conquer? This is exactly what Joshua did when he went to war with the five kings. Today’s Bible study lesson comes from Joshua 10:1-15. It tells about how God made the sun stand still to…

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Southern Kings War

Do you keep your word? I’m sure you do. But, should you keep it even if someone tricks you into giving it? This is the situation Joshua finds himself in when he gets ready to fight the Gibeonites and the southern kings. Today’s Bible study comes from Joshua 9. And,…

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Mount Ebal

In these Bible verses, Joshua remains faithful to God and His commandments. He builds the altar at Mount EbalĀ  according to God’s instructions. Then, he reads the law to the people. The renewing of the covenant gives another example of how the leaders of the Bible did not go after…

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destruction of Ai

After the battle of Jericho and the sins of Achan are uncovered, God gives Joshua another chance to defeat the city of Ai. This becomes a battle to remember. So, let’s learn some valuable lessons about faith and giving up too soon. This study from Joshua 8 tells about the…

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sin of Achan

What was the sin of Achan? Why did it affect the tribe of Israel so greatly? In this Bible study lesson, under the great leadership of Joshua, we see how the mighty Israel flees from battle in fear. People are killed – all because of one man. Let’s learn about…

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battle of Jericho

This is the Old Testament story of the battle of Jericho. Yes, you’ve probably heard it many times before but it’s well worth revisiting. The time is here. Israel prepares to do battle for the land of Canaan. And, the heavily fortified city of Jericho is the first hurdle. But,…

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sin of Achan

In Joshua, Chapter 5, the Scripture reads that Israel is circumcised at Gilgal. But, what does this have to do with faith? Read on… It took Israel 39 years of wandering because of their fear. Read the story of how they underestimated God’s power. And, this lack of courage kept…

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