Good evening and welcome again to our online version of this morning’s service. Nathan was our speaker today and he shared from Joshua 2, an excellent look at the faith of Rahab and the two Israelis sent to spy out Jericho.
We started our service with a look at how the fulfilment of the Day of Atonement, the national salvation of Israel spoken of by Paul in Romans 11:25-29, demonstrates how our God, the God of Israel, keeps His promises.
Firstly, here is a worship video of Open the Eyes of my Heart, Paul Balouche.
Every blessing, Andy.
Good morning. Welcome to the recordings from our service on Sunday 6th September. Firstly there is a worship video of Robin Mark singing Highly Exalted, and that is followed by the service introduction and our next study in The Promised Land series, Taking the Land.
God bless you, Andy.
Service introduction from Andy, reading Psalms 42 and 43:
And here is the message, Entering the Land (part 1):
Joshua 1: After the death of Moses the servant of the Lord, it came to pass that the Lord spoke to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses’ assistant, saying: 2 “Moses My servant is dead. Now therefore, arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, to the land which I am giving to them—the children of Israel. 3 Every place that the sole of your foot will tread upon I have given you, as I said to Moses. 4 From the wilderness and this Lebanon as far as the great river, the River Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and to the Great Sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your territory. 5 No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life; as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you nor forsake you. 6 Be strong and of good courage, for to this people you shall [a]divide as an inheritance the land which I swore to their fathers to give them. 7 Only be strong and very courageous, that you may observe to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may [b]prosper wherever you go. 8 This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you[c] shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success. 9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
- Joshua 1:6 give as a possession
- Joshua 1:7 have success or act wisely
- Joshua 1:8 you shall be constantly in