Tag - Caleb

Sometimes You Ought To Just Do It Yourself

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Joshua 15:19 She replied, “Do me a special favor. Since you have given me land in the Negev, give me also springs of water.” So Caleb gave her the upper and lower springs. O-bservation: This is the story of Aksah and her father, Caleb. Caleb was one of the two spies who came back to Moses with a positive report and Joshua. Many years had passed, and at the age of 85, Caleb went to Joshua and demanded the property promised to him by Joshua. Joshua gave him what he asked for. To receive...

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You’re Never TOO OLD To Defeat Some Giants

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Joshua 14:12 Now give me this hill country that the Lord promised me that day. You yourself heard then that the Anakites were there and their cities were large and fortified, but, the Lord helping me, I will drive them out just as he said. O-bservation: This is the demand that Caleb gave to his old friend Joshua when he was 85 years old! At the age of 40, God had promised Caleb this particular property that was filled with giants. It took him 45 years to claim it, and he finally did. He...

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Their Protection Is Gone!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Numbers 14:9c Their protection is gone, but the Lord is with us. Do not be afraid of them. O-bservation: Joshua and Caleb had come back from searching out the Promised Land with ten other Israeli spies. They were the only two who were positive. The other ten spies said there's no way. The people believed the negative report, but Joshua and Caleb said, "Their Protection Is Gone, we can defeat them.” A-pplication: In life, it always comes down to whose report will you believe? The twelve spies Moses had selected to spy out the land of...

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You Are What You Believe You Are

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Joshua 14:11 I am still as strong today as the day Moses sent me out; I’m just as vigorous to go out to battle now as I was then. O-bservation: These are the words of Caleb, who was 85 years old when he went to claim the land Moses had promised him 45 years earlier! He was making this claim to his old friend Joshua, who had become the leader of Israel after the death of Moses. He was adamant in his speech to Joshua that he was just as strong at the age...

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