Sunday Morning – August 20

 

CHARACTER SKETCHES

Over the summer months, we are going to be looking at a number of characters featured in Old Testament stories, from Genesis through Judges.  We’ll pay attention to how their interactions with God and the people around them both revealed and shaped their character, and how our own character is revealed and takes shape over time.

Joshua – The Conqueror

God had been making promises for generations – promises of a homeland and of freedom from oppression. Finally, Joshua was ready to lead the Israelites across the Jordan River. What happened next is as troubling as it is inspiring…

Joshua 1:1-9; Philippians 4:8-10