Conquering Through Courage and Faith


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Introduction to the Book of Joshua

Scripture: Joshua

Topic: The Bible > Bible

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

Introduction to the Book of Joshua Dr. Jim Denison Joshua before Joshua The man known as Joshua was first named Hoshea (Numbers 13:8, 16), which means “salvation.” Later Moses changed his name to Joshua, meaning “the Lord saves” or “the Lord gives victory.” “Joshua” and “Jesus” are both derived from the same Hebrew word Yehoshua. […]

3 pages

Marching Orders

Scripture: Joshua 1

Topic: Spiritual Life > Purpose

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

Marching Orders Joshua1:1-18 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: God calls us to fulfill his highest purposes by faith. Goal: Identify and embrace God’s highest calling for your life. Oswald Chambers lived one of the most extraordinary Christian pilgrimages of the 20th century. A native of Scotland, his ministry of preaching and teaching took him to the […]

4 pages

Final Preparations

Scripture: Joshua 5

Topic: Spiritual Warfare > Spiritual Life

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

Final Preparations Joshua 5:1-12 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: We can win spiritual battles only when we are prepared spiritually. Goal: Identify disciplines by which we are prepared for spiritual warfare today. In John Bunyan’s classic Pilgrim’s Progress, the main character is appropriately named Christian. Early in his pilgrimage, Christian arrives at the House Beautiful, where […]

3 pages

God’s Provisions

Scripture: Joshua 18

Topic: God’s Will > God

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

God’s Provisions Joshua 18:1-21:45 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: The will of God never leads where his grace cannot sustain. Goal: Follow God into his future for you, trusting his provision. I have read that a buzzard can be trapped in a pen which is open at the top, so long as its dimensions are no […]

4 pages

Covenant Renewal

Scripture: Joshua 24

Topic: God’s Grace > God

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

Covenant Renewal Joshua 24:1-33 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: We find peace only in the gracious covenant of our Lord. Goal: Respond to God’s grace with obedience. Years ago, an artistic competition was announced on the theme of “peace.” Beautiful paintings were entered—a pastoral landscape, with sheep grazing contentedly; a warm fire blazing in a rich […]

2 pages

Covenant Restored

Scripture: Joshua 8

Topic: God’s Will > God

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

Covenant Restored Joshua 8: 1-35 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: We must seek God’s will for each battle we fight. Goal: Learn why and how to seek God’s will daily. One of the most common questions I’ve been asked in 20 years of pastoral ministry has been: how can I know the will of God? We […]

4 pages

East and West

Scripture: Joshua 22

Topic: God’s Love > God

Series: Conquering Through Courage and Faith

East and West Joshua 22:1-34 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: We can know the love only God gives. Goal: Receive and give the love only God can offer. A man’s wife died, and the first night after the memorial service was hard for him and his son. The boy got into bed with his father. They […]

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