The Threshold From Wilderness to Promised Land (Part V)

While there is great anticipation in moving from the wilderness to a promised land, the transition is not without its difficulties and ups and downs. This can open the door to discouragement. However, scripture continually reminds us not to be discouraged, even in times of transition. We need to keep moving forward and be encouraged in the Lord!

The Threshold from Wilderness to Promised Land (Part IV)

New situations can make us feel very insecure. That’s why it’s important to hear from the Lord before moving in a certain direction. Joshua was a bold and courageous person, but this was a brand new experience to leave the wilderness and head to the Promised Land! As they were about to cross the Jordan River on their way to Jericho, Joshua needed a reminder to be courageous.

Courage in the Midst of Uncertainty

We all want the new things the Lord has for us, but most of us do not like the uncertainty of the unknown that it might bring. The angel of the Lord visited Mary and declared the birth of Jesus. This began a new era for God’s people as the Lord sent His only son to the earth! However, Jesus’ birth also brought much uncertainty to Joseph and Mary!