The People God Uses
Topic: Default Passage: Joshua 1:1–1:8
-Tradition says written predominately by Joshua
-Events occured sometime in the 15th century
-Details the conquest of the land of Canaan
What is the purpose of the conquest?
1. Fulfillment of God's promise to Abraham.
2. Reason why God brought them out of Egypt.
3. Picture of the spiritual victory and rest promised to Christians.
How to be used by God
1. Be Faithful (vs. 1)
2. Distinct Call (vs. 2-6)
3. Commitment to the Word of God (vs. 8)