After Moses died, God chose Joshua to leadthe Israelites across the Jordan River into the Promised Land. Joshua trustedGod's promise to be with him, and we can trust God's promise to be with uswherever we go.
Bible Verse: "I hereby command you: Be strong andcourageous; do not be frightened or dismayed, for the LORD your God is with youwherever you go." (Joshua 1:9)
Bible Story Reference: Joshua 1; 3; 4; 6
Learn about Joshua, whom God chose to follow Moses as the leader of the Israelite people Hear the story of Joshua leading the Israelites across the Jordan River into the Promised Land Compare the crossing of the Jordan River to the earlier crossing of the Red Sea Explore the history and culture of the time, including the Israelites' understanding of war Explore the concept that God is present with us at all times Consider how we are called to serve and obey GodEight lesson plans allow children to experience the unit theme using art, music, storytelling, video, computer, science, cooking, and games.show more