Rahab the Wise

Rahab the Wise

TEXT: Joshua 2:1-14, Joshua 2:22-24; Proverbs 9:10; Proverbs 10:27; 2 Corinthians 5:17; Proverbs 22:4

 

QUESTIONS:

  1. Have you ever “pre-judged “someone based on their outward appearance only to become friends with them and learn how wrong you were?
  2. Read Joshua 2:1-7. How did Rahab turn out to be different than her appearance and profession would seem to indicate?
  3. According to Pastor Troy, when is it ok to lie? Do you agree? Why or why not?
  4. Read Joshua 2:8-14. What was Rehab’s motivation for helping the Hebrew spies?
  5. Read Proverbs 9:10. The Bible continually connects the fear of God with wisdom. How does the fear of God give us wisdom?
  6. How does the fear of God protect us from sin and disaster? Read and discuss Proverbs 3:7-8 and Proverbs 16:6.
  7. How do we get more of the fear of God?   Read and discuss Deuteronomy 17:19 and Ecclesiastes 12:13–14.

Check out this week’s Histo-RAY commentary by Ray Moore Joshua 2:1-14.

Daily Bible Readings for the week of 7/19/2015:

Day 1: Joshua 3:1-17

Day 2: Joshua 4:1-24

Day 3: Joshua 5:1-12

Day 4: Joshua 5:13-15

Day 5: Joshua 6:1-27

Day 6: Psalm 2:1-12

Day 7: 2 Corinthians 10:3-6