Entries by Christin A.

Key Passage: Judges 2:18 “Whenever the LORD raised up judges for them, the LORD was with the judge, and he saved them from the hand of their enemies.” Big Picture Question: How does God make His plan happen? God uses people in His plan. Christ Connection: After God’s people sinned, the judges helped God’s people […]

Joshua’s Final Encouragement

Key Passage: Joshua 24:15 “Choose this day whom you will serve…As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Big Picture Question: How can we show we love God? We can serve God and worship Him. Christ Connection: Joshua was very old. He talked to God’s people and told them to obey God […]

The Day the Sun Stood Still

Key Passage: Joshua 24:15 “Choose this day whom you will serve…As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Big Picture Question: What does God do when we pray? God answers our prayers. Christ Connection: Joshua’s name means “God saves.” God helped Joshua lead the people of Israel and saved them from their […]

The Defeat of Ai

Key Passage: Joshua 24:15 “Choose this day whom you will serve…As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Big Picture Question: What does God do when we obey Him? God blesses people who trust and obey Him. Christ Connection: God made a promise to the Israelites. He said if the Israelites obeyed […]

Achan Sinned

Key Passage: Joshua 24:15 “Choose this day whom you will serve…As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Big Picture Question: How does God feel about sin? God hates sin. Christ Connection: Achan disobeyed God, and he died. We sin against God, and we deserve to die, too. But we don’t have […]

The Conquest of Jericho

Key Passage: Joshua 24:15 “Choose this day whom you will serve…As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Big Picture Question: Who fought the battle of Jericho? God fought for His people. Christ Connection: God helped His people take the city of Jericho. God told them not to take anything from the […]

The Israelites Crossed the Jordan River

Key Passage: Joshua 24:15 “Choose this day whom you will serve…As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Big Picture Question: What should God’s people remember? God’s people should remember how He helps them. Christ Connection: Joshua set up stones so the people would remember how God helped them move into the […]

Balaam

Key Passage: Exodus 20:1-17 “Then God spoke all these words: 1. Do not have other gods besides Me. 2. Do not make an idol for yourself. 3. Do not misuse the name of the Lord or God. 4. Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy. 5. Honor your father and your mother. 6. Do […]

The Bronze Snake

Key Passage: Exodus 20:1-17 “Then God spoke all these words: 1. Do not have other gods besides Me. 2. Do not make an idol for yourself. 3. Do not misuse the name of the Lord or God. 4. Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy. 5. Honor your father and your mother. 6. Do […]

Joshua and Caleb

Key Passage: Exodus 20:1-17 “Then God spoke all these words: 1. Do not have other gods besides Me. 2. Do not make an idol for yourself. 3. Do not misuse the name of the Lord or God. 4. Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy. 5. Honor your father and your mother. 6. Do […]