Each week, we provide additional resources that can help to go deeper with whatever series we’re currently focusing on as a church. These are optional extras! Please don’t feel under pressure to look at every resource, but consider what could be useful to you.
Download the Sermon, Small Group Questions, and ‘Going Deeper” Resource.
- VIDEO: This overview by the Bible Project is an excellent summary of the major themes in the book of Joshua: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqOqJlFF_eU
- VIDEO: “Rahab” A lunchtime Bible Talk by Paul Clarke http://www.st-helens.org.uk/resources/media-library/src/talk/53238/title/rahab
- CHILDREN’S VIDEO: “Rahab and the spies” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWkbq50tH5A
Talks & Other Audio
- AUDIO: “The Sovereignty of the Lord and the Prostitute” a sermon by Dan Wells http://www.allsouls.org/Media/Player.aspx?media_id=110913&file_id=121015
- AUDIO: “Watching the Handwork of God” a sermon by Philip Burns http://bendigopc.org.au/2016/01/watching-the-hand-of-god-at-work-joshua-21-24/
Articles and Other Reading
- BOOK: “Joshua, Judges and Ruth for Everyone” by Professor John Goldingay. Available at Koorong (by order), or: https://www.bookdepository.com/Joshu-Judges-and-Ruth-for-Everyone-John-Goldingay/9780281061280?ref=grid-view&qid=1492859279769&sr=1-1
- EXCERPT: An excerpt from the above book is available at: http://stbarts.com.au/2017/04/22/violence-in-the-book-of-joshua/
- COMMENTARY: A thorough commentary on Joshua 2 by Ken Mansfield http://resources.thegospelcoalition.org/library/rahab-and-the-spies-part-1 http://resources.thegospelcoalition.org/library/rahab-and-the-spies-part-2
- ARTICLE: “Preparing to Enter the Land” an article by J. Hampton Keathley https://bible.org/seriespage/2-preparing-enter-land-joshua-21-24
- ARTICLE: “The Walls of Jericho” an article about the archaeology of bronze age Jericho http://www.biblearchaeology.org/post/2008/06/The-Walls-of-Jericho.aspx
- ARTICLE: “What can we learn from the life of Rahab” a helpful article about Joshua 2 https://www.gotquestions.org/life-Rahab.html
- INFORMATION: Information about Rahab ministries referred to in the sermon: https://www.rahab.com.au