The list goes on. Joshua’s Choice PRINCIPLES OF GOOD DECISION MAKING Text: Joshua 24:15 Place Preached - (Faithway Baptist College of Canada) Date Preached - (10/27/03) Introduction: Historical Context of Passage – Joshua’s Last Words A time of rest for Israel (from her enemies – days of conquest behind them). Joshua 24:14-15. A choice against idolatry and for faithfulness. INTRODUCTION. Yahweh renewed this covenant with Moses (Exodus 24) and Joshua (Joshua 24) and Jehoiada (2 Kings 11) and Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:10 and Josiah (2 Kings 23:3) and David (2 Samuel 7:12-17). Seem evil — Unjust, unreasonable, or inconvenient. As Joshua prepared the children of Israel for the land of Canaan he made it clear that first priority went to those with whom he had immediate and direct control: he and his "house." Ver. Joshua made this important decision for himself. The covenant that Yahweh had established with Israel began with Abram, long before there was an Israel (Genesis 12:1-3; 15:18-20). Victory was not achieved easily or quickly. He told me about the difficulty of making the readjustment to America. #Joshua 24:14-15. Everyday we are confronted with choices. Sermons And Lessons From The Old Testament Sermons & Lessons From The Old Testament. It is the most important decision you will ever make. But victory was theirs! Mark Schladenhauffen. Each one of us is also given this choice. One of the biggest areas was in shopping. His choice was for his household to serve one God only, to worship one God only. We can choose to serve and worship God or do our own thing without God. Joshua 24:15 . We choose our toothpaste, deodorant, cars, houses, jobs, life style, friends, church. 15. What Does Joshua 24:15 Mean? He said, “… as for me and my house, we will serve Yahweh (the Lord)” (24:15). Regardless of the choices of others Joshua’s wife and children knew which way he would lead them. Scripture quotations from the World English Bible We live in a world of choices. Joshua 24:11-15..... "As for me and my household, we will serve the Lord" (:15) Joshua made a choice for his home. God has… i. Joshua applied the principle. GODS WE HAVE KNOWN. Joshua 24:15 And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that [were] on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD. Joshua 24:15 . “Joshua waged war a long time with these kings” (11:18). Joshua 24:15. Recently I spoke with one of our missionaries, Bro. [31] Joshua 12 records the defeat of 31 kings in the conquest of Canaan. Joshua 24:7b-13 and 24:15 shows that as they crossed the Jordan there were the gods of the Amorites – gods of your culture. 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