Discussion Questions for the week

What does it mean to honor the Sabbath?
Do you take Sabbath time regularly?
What competes with God for your loyalty?
Which of the 10 commandments do you find most challenging?

Acting on the Word

Take at least half a day as Sabbath: a time to rest and to be present with God. Consider committing to do so every week. What is your experience with that time?

Daily Readings

Sunday, Oct 9

Exodus 19:3-7; 20:1-17; Covenant and Commandments

Monday, Oct 10

Deuteronomy 34:1-12; Moses Dies

Tuesday, Oct 11

Joshua 1:1-9; God’s Commission to Joshua

Wednesday, Oct 12

Joshua 2:1-21; Spies Sent to Jericho

Thursday, Oct 13

Joshua 3:1-17; Israel Crosses the Jordan

Friday, Oct 14

Joshua 6:1-14; Siege of Jericho

Saturday, Oct 15

Joshua 6:15-27; Jericho Destroyed and Rahab Spared

Reflection Questions on the Daily Readings

What words or phrases stand out to you?

What questions or insights does this reading raise?

How faithful are the Israelites to the covenant?

How faithful is God?

Next Week: Joshua Renews the Covenant