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C8 Joshua

Lesson No. 1 – Joshua becomes a leader

Moses had been the leader of God’s people, Israel, but now he had died. God told Joshua that he was to be the new leader. He was to lead Israel out of the desert and into the promised land of Canaan.

Joshua 1: 1-9

Lesson No. 2 – Joshua and the new land

Joshua now sent two spies to Canaan to look over the land. They went to Jericho and stayed at the house of Rahab. Jericho was surrounded by walls and Rahab lived in a house on the wall.

Joshua 2: 1-24

Lesson No. 3 – Joshua and Jordan

Joshua had a problem. He could not take the Israelites into their new land of Canaan until they had crossed the River Jordan. The Jordan was overflowing and there was no bridge across it. God came to the rescue!

Joshua 3: 1-17

Lesson No. 4 – Joshua and Jericho

Now the time had come to attack Jericho. The army was ready and the people of Jericho feared what was going to happen to them. God had a special plan so that
everybody would know who had really won the victory.

Joshua 6: 1-25