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October 18, 2020 – Joshua 15:1-63 – Caleb and Othniel

A long list of boundary place names conceal spiritual truths about our inheritance in the Promised Land. Othniel wins Caleb’s daughter as his wife. Notes on Joshua 15:1-63

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October 4, 2020 – Joshua 14:1-15 – Moses’ Promise to Caleb

Moses promised Caleb “I will give him and his descendants the land on which he has set foot, because he followed the LORD wholeheartedly.” Notes on Joshua 14:1-15

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September 27, 2020 – Joshua 13:1-33 – Unfinished Conquest and the Division of the Land

Joshua failed to completely conquer the Canaanites. How much of our spiritual inheritance still remains unclaimed? Notes on Joshua 13:1-33

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September 20, 2020 – Joshua 12:1-24 – List of Defeated Canaanite Kings

This concludes Joshua’s conquest of the Promised Land. But why repeat all this here? Because it shows us both the enemies that had to be overcome while at the same time giving us a view of the spiritual resting place … Continue reading

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September 13, 2020 – Joshua 11:1-23 – Joshua’s Campaign in the North and the Question of Genocide

The ministry of Jesus and His disciples covers much of the territory discussed in Joshua’s military campaigns. Jesus, like Joshua,  also overthrew “kings,” but they were spiritual “principalities and powers” resisting the kingdom of God. Also, was the conquest of … Continue reading

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