Be Strong and Courageous

November 7, 2021 Pastor: Bill Thompson Series: Peace in Turbulent Times

Passage: Joshua 1:1–1:9

Introduction

 

 

 

  1. Remember ____________ is Still on His Throne. vv. 1-2 

 

“Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan,                                you and all this people.”

 

 

           

  1. Trust God’s _______________. vv. 3-4

 

“Every place that the sole of your foot will tread upon I have given you,                        just as I promised Moses.”

 

 

 

III.  Take _______________ in His Presence.    vv. 5, 9

 

“Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you.”

 

 

 

 

  1. Follow the Faith _______________. vv. 6-8

 

“…being careful to do according to all the law”

 

 

Conclusion

 

Jesus said, “In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart, I have overcome the world.”  John 16:33

 

 

 

Application Questions

 

  1. What kind of “turbulence” are you experiencing right now? How are you handling it?
  2. How does knowing that God is in control of your “turbulence” help you have peace?
  3. What promises from God are especially helpful in giving you peace?
  4. What does it mean that Jesus has overcome the world? Why does that encourage you?

 

 

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