What Will You Do Today? ~ Joshua 1:1-13

Joshua 1:1-13

I.    This is your time (vs. 1-6) 
a. What events etc have placed Joshua in the position of leadership? __ 
b. Who is Joshua responsible for…and to? ______________________ _________________________________________________________
c. To whom does this passage state the Lord was giving this land? (vs 3) ________________________________________________________ 
d. What was Joshua to do with the land? ________________________
e. What things that Joshua would be required to do would require courage? _________________________________________________
II.    Think right…do right (vs. 7-9)
a. Would it require courage to walk in obedience to God’s commands?  Why? ___________________________________________________ 
b. How much “wiggle room” was God allowing in following His word? _________________________________________________________
c. How important was the Word of God going to be to Joshua’s success? _____________________________________________________________

d. What promise in verse 9 is key to Joshua being able to do what would be required? ______________________________________________ _________________________________________________________
e. What command is repeated in vs. 6, 7, and 9 and what is the significance? ______________________________________________

III.    Obedience starts today (vs. 10-13)
a. What does Joshua do after God commands him and how long does it take to start? _______________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ 
b. If they were not moving for three days why begin preparations today? _________________________________________________________   
c. Although the Reubenites, Gadites, and half the tribe of Manasseh were given ground

east of the Jordan what were they required to do until the land was conquered? ________________________________________ ______________________________

IV.    Application:  Does it require courage on our part to step up and be obedient to

God / His Word? _____________________ When is the best time to start being obedient? ________________________________________________________________________

  July 2020