287.2: Courage (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 18, Sunday School)

“Be Strong and of a Good Courage”

 

Most of us know the story of Joshua from childhood. The walls came tumbling down, remember? Upon closer examination however, the book of Joshua is very much a mixed bag, offering both inspiration and difficulty. This portion covers:

  • What it means to “be strong and of good courage”. What can help us be strong and courageous?
  • How does scripture study contribute to strength and courage?
  • How the class has felt God’s encouragement in their lives
  • The opportunities we have to renew our covenants
  • How we can responsively and constructively deal with the Joshua story

 

Class member reading: Joshua 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 23, 24

Additional Reading: Joshua 7, 14

Other Reading: the rest of Joshua

 

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You can access the Assigned Reading here (or PDF).

 

Timothy, John, and Sherry join Dr. Sheldon Greaves for the discussion.

 

Thanks to Sheldon Greaves for guest teaching and hosting, to James Estrada for his diligent post-production, and as always to Steven Nelson for the beautiful bumper music.

 

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