Be Strong, Be Strong, and…Be Strong!

Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land, which I sware unto their fathers to give them. Only be thou strong and very courageous, that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law….This book of the law shall not depart out of… Continue reading Be Strong, Be Strong, and…Be Strong!

No Secret Sins

Part of what I love about teaching children’s church is the fresh insight I gain as I study the Bible story for the week. As I write, I’ve just taught the story of Achan’s hidden sin in Joshua 7. The Israelites had recently routed the walled city of Jericho. As a whole, they must have… Continue reading No Secret Sins

Lives that Inspire: Bold, Steadfast Caleb

In Numbers 13, the Israelites have escaped the land of Egypt and are set to conquer the land of promise, Canaan.But when Moses selects a spy from each of the twelve tribes of Israel to do some reconnaissance in Canaan, the reports aren't encouraging. Ten spies point out that the cities are well defended and… Continue reading Lives that Inspire: Bold, Steadfast Caleb