Sunday Morning 5/8: Unit 8, Session 3: Joshua Challenged the People

Joshua was getting along in years, so he gathered the people at the place where God had made a promise to Abraham. (See Gen. 12:6-7.) Joshua wanted the people to remember and to live based on what they knew to be true about God: God can be trusted. He is good, and He is faithful.Continue reading “Sunday Morning 5/8: Unit 8, Session 3: Joshua Challenged the People”

Sunday Morning 5/1: Unit 8, Session 2: God Gave the People the Land

In today’s story, we see that God fights for His people and gives them peace and rest. We live in a world filled with conflict and pain. We desperately want peace. The reality is that true peace doesn’t come from any amount of solitude or self-confidence; we need true peace that comes from being forgiven.Continue reading “Sunday Morning 5/1: Unit 8, Session 2: God Gave the People the Land”

Sunday Morning 4/3: Unit 7, Session 1: God Encouraged Joshua

We often think that fear is the absence of courage, and to some degree, it is. However, true courage is not someone who is free of fear. Courage comes to us most often, and especially when we are young, from the presence of another. In C. S. Lewis’ The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Lucy, theContinue reading “Sunday Morning 4/3: Unit 7, Session 1: God Encouraged Joshua”