The Israelites tried and ultimately failed. What did they do wrong? How can we avoid their mistakes?
We could all end up arrogant Christians one day. Some of us are already there.
We are completely, totally, and 100% dependent on God. But we live as if that wasn't true.
The God who created the cities of refuge is our everlasting City of refuge.
We decided that where we are is good enough. But what are we missing out on?
Joshua stepped out in faith and God did something amazing. How do I make that my reality?
It's a choice that'll determine whether on January 1, 2022, we'll look back on disaster or joy.
Raise your hand if you have ever been able to fully obey God and follow all His commands. Exactly.
I've been trying to keep it together. Haphazardly put the lights back up. Patch things up. Give myself a pep talk. Make a plan. Set goals. Trial and error. But I haven't been getting it right.
We attend church. We call ourselves Christians. We insist that we believe in God. It all looks and sounds very good, but we've forgotten something crucial.