Category Archives: missions

ministry as mission

ministry as mission Joshua 21:4-42 (JDV) Joshua 21:4 The lot came out for the Kohathite clans: The Levites who were the descendants of the priest Aaron received thirteen cities by lot from the tribes of Judah, Simeon, and Benjamin. Joshua … Continue reading

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renaming Leshem

renaming Leshem Joshua 19:40-48 (JDV) Joshua 19:40 The seventh lot came out for the tribe of Dan’s descendants by their clans. Joshua 19:41 The territory of their inheritance included Zorah, Eshtaol, Ir-shemesh, Joshua 19:42 Shaalabbin, Aijalon, Ithlah, Joshua 19:43 Elon, … Continue reading

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mission — inheritance

mission — inheritance Joshua 19:32-39 (JDV) Joshua 19:32 The sixth lot came out for Naphtali’s descendants by their clans. Joshua 19:33 Their boundary went from Heleph and from the oak in Zaanannim, including Adami-nekeb and Jabneel, as far as Lakkum, … Continue reading

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trying and trusting

trying and trusting Joshua 19:24-31 (JDV) Joshua 19:24 The fifth lot came out for the tribe of Asher’s descendants by their clans. Joshua 19:25 Their boundary included Helkath, Hali, Beten, Achshaph, Joshua 19:26 Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal and reached westward … Continue reading

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sixteen cities

sixteen cities Joshua 19:17-23 (JDV) Joshua 19:17 The fourth lot came out for the tribe of Issachar’s descendants by their clans. Joshua 19:18 Their territory went to Jezreel, and included Chesulloth, Shunem, Joshua 19:19 Hapharaim, Shion, Anaharath, Joshua 19:20 Rabbith, … Continue reading

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protecting those less blessed

protecting those less blessed Joshua 19:1-9 (JDV) Joshua 19:1 The second lot came out for Simeon, for the tribe of his descendants by their clans, but their inheritance was within the inheritance given to Judah’s descendants. Joshua 19:2 Their inheritance … Continue reading

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partnering to protect

partnering to protect Joshua 18:11-28 (JDV) Joshua 18:11 The lot came up for the tribe of Benjamin’s descendants by their clans, and their allotted territory lay between Judah’s descendants and Joseph’s descendants. Joshua 18:12 Their border on the north side … Continue reading

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jump start

jump start Joshua 18:1-10 (JDV) Joshua 18:1 The whole Israelite congregation assembled at Shiloh and set up the tent of meeting there. The land had been subdued before them, Joshua 18:2 but seven tribes among the Israelites were left who … Continue reading

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a fair allotment

a fair allotment Joshua 17:1-13 (JDV) Joshua 17:1 This was the allotment for the tribe of Manasseh as Joseph’s firstborn. Gilead and Bashan were given to Machir, the firstborn of Manasseh and the father of Gilead, because he was a … Continue reading

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did not drive out

did not drive out Joshua 16:1-10 (JDV) Joshua 16:1 The allotment for the descendants of Joseph went from the Jordan at Jericho to the Waters of Jericho on the east, through the open country ascending from Jericho into the hill … Continue reading

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