Tag - Canaan

It’s Already Yours

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Numbers 13:1-2 The Lord said to Moses, “Send some men to explore the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the Israelites. From each ancestral tribe send one of its leaders.” O-bservation: This is the story of God telling Moses to send twelve men, one from each tribe of Israel, to spy out the land of Canaan. Then the Lord said, “I am giving this land to the Israelites.” A-pplication: What God was telling Moses, and all of Israel was, “It’s Already Yours.” This promise by God to give Israel “The Promised Land” was first...

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You Can’t Hide Sin

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Numbers 32:23 But if you fail to do this, you will be sinning against the Lord; and you may be sure that your sin will find you out. O-bservation: The Gadites and the Reubenites were two of the twelve tribes of Israel. Before the Israelites crossed over the Jordon and defeated the Canaanites, these two tribes fell in love with the land on the east side of the Jordon. They promised Moses that if he let them have it they would still fight for their brothers until Canaan was conquered. Moses agreed but said,...

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What Are You Waiting For?

S. O. A. P. Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Joshua 18:3 So Joshua said to the Israelites: “How long will you wait before you begin to take possession of the land that the Lord, the God of your ancestors, has given you?” O-bservation: Some time had passed since Israel had conquered Canaan, their "Land of Promise." But seven tribes still had not claimed their land allotment. Joshua asked them, "How much longer are you going to take to step out and claim what God has given you?" A-pplication: You've heard the line said before I'm sure, "It' yours for the taking." Let me speak about...

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Get Yourself Ready

S. O. A. P. Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Joshua 3:5 Joshua told the people, “Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do amazing things among you.” O-bservation: The night before Israel was to begin their takeover of Canaan, their "Promised Land," Joshua directed the people to wholly commit themselves to God. In other words, "Get Yourself Ready," because tomorrow God is going to begin an amazing miracle in your midst. A-pplication: Let the record show that people like Cain, Esau, Haman, the Sons of Eli, the Five Foolish Virgins, and Judas Iscariot were all people who failed to "Get Themselves Ready" for a great...

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That Was THEN, This Is NOW

S. O. A. P. Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Joshua 2:24 They said to Joshua, “The Lord has surely given the whole land into our hands; all the people are melting in fear because of us.” O-bservation: Over 40 years had passed since the last time an Israeli leader, Moses, had sent spies into the land of Canaan to search it out. Now there was a new leader, Joshua, and this time instead of 12 spies he only sent two. The two came back saying ... "We've got this. The people are scared to death of us!" A-pplication: The previous generation of Israelites had died...

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