Strong :: The Impossible is Possible
April 25, 2021 • Jason Smith
The Impossible is Possible Jason Smith April 25, 2021 TRUTH: God makes the impossible, possible! TEXT: Joshua 3:7-16 We can be strong because… 1. The God of history is the God of today Joshua 3:7 :: The Lord said to Joshua, “Today I will begin to exalt you in the sight of all Israel, that they may know that, as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. 2. Our faith is what triggers God’s power Joshua 3:13 :: And when the soles of the feet of the priests bearing the ark of the Lord, the Lord of all the earth, shall rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan shall be cut off from flowing, and the waters coming down from above shall stand in one heap.” 3. Miracles show that God is among us Joshua 3:16 :: the waters coming down from above stood and rose up in a heap very far away, at Adam, the city that is beside Zarethan, and those flowing down toward the Sea of the Arabah, the Salt Sea, were completely cut off. And the people passed over opposite Jericho.
Strong :: The Word Will Guide
April 18, 2021 • Jason Smith
The Word Will Guide Jason Smith April 18, 2021 TRUTH: God’s Word will guide us to a God-focused life TEXT: Joshua 1:6-9 We can be strong because God’s Word… 1. Is filled with promises Joshua 1:6 :: Be strong and courageous, for you shall cause this people to inherit the land that I swore to their fathers to give them. 2. Gives success to those who follow it Joshua 1:7 :: Only be strong and very courageous, being careful to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success wherever you go. 3. Goes with us wherever we go Joshua 1:8-9 :: This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful 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. Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
Strong :: The Way is Prepared
April 11, 2021 • Jason Smith
The Way is Prepared Jason Smith April 11, 2021 TRUTH: God prepares the way for those who are His TEXT: Joshua 1:1-5 We can be strong because… 1. God keeps His promises Joshua 1:2 :: “Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Israel. 2. God’s faithfulness is consistent Joshua 1:3 :: Every place that the sole of your foot will tread upon I have given to you, just as I promised to Moses. 3. God does not leave us Joshua 1:5 :: No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you.