Author page: Warren

Josh 15:1 – Hoeing My Own Row

Question: “Why are we given such specific detail about which tribes went where, down to the precise locations of their borders?” Answer: There certainly are passages in Joshua that read more like the document room at the county court house than...

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Josh 9:19 – Unholy Alliances

Question: “Why did the Israelites feel bound by their agreement with the Gibeonites, when the Gibeonites had lied to them about who they really were?” Answer: The Gibeonites posed as foreign emissaries and made a peace agreement with Israel. But...

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Josh 9:14 – Unwise Decisions

Question: “Why did the Israelites feel bound by their agreement with the Gibeonites, when the Gibeonites had lied to them about who they really were?” Answer: Knowing the threat of the Israelites to the cities of Canaan, the Gibeonites decided...

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Josh 6:18 – Unrighteous Mammon

Question: “Why was the gold and silver from Jericho accursed? And if it was, why was it okay to give it to God?” Answer: When the Israelites prepared to invade Jericho, they were told the city itself was accursed; consequently, everything...

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Josh 3:11 – Steps Of Faith

Question: “Why was it necessary for the Israelites to see the ark of the covenant cross the Jordan ahead of them?” Answer: God gave Joshua instructions as to how, when, and where the ark was to go before the people. It was to be born by the...

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