Joshua succeeded Moses as the leader of God’s people
His name means ‘Jehovah saves’

This is a book of victory – examples to the believer of how to possess God’s inheritance and conquer the enemy.
Theme: Christian’s faith & God’s faithfulness (23:14; 24:15)
Our faith rests on the faithfulness of God’s promises (1:5-9 – Faith in God’s presence & promise removes fear.)

1-5 – Entering the Land
6-12 – Conquering the Land (7 yrs)
13-24 – Possessing the Land

Amazing Miracles: Jordan River, Jericho’s walls, Sun standing still, Hornets & Hail

Types of Christ & Salvation: Joshua, Rahab, 12-Stone Memorial, Cities of Refuge