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Take Heed - Lest You Fall. Joshua 7.1-26. “ Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall. ”. “ The most dangerous time is the time after the victory. ”. Recap. Joshua 6.1-27 Fall of Jericho.

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Take heed lest you fall

Take Heed -Lest You Fall

  • Joshua 7.1-26


Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall

“Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall.”


The most dangerous time is the time after the victory

“The most dangerous time is the time after the victory.”


Recap

Recap

  • Joshua 6.1-27

  • Fall of Jericho


Take heed lest you fall

“Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall.”“The most dangerous time is the time after the victory.”


The sins 1 3

The Sins (1-3)

  • Took Things from the Ban

  • Arrogance and Pride


The defeat 4 9

The Defeat (4-9)

  • Fled from the people of Ai

  • Joshua and elders tear their clothes before the ark

  • The act is not what is important – but the words, the motivation, the heart!


The defeat 4 91

The Defeat (4-9)

  • 1st Response - Blame God…

    • for this defeat

    • for not caring

    • For Your Name

      • what will You do then?


The defeat 4 92

The Defeat (4-9)

  • Interesting 1st Response is usually the one with the poorest memory

    • Joshua 6.17-18


God s response 10 12

God’s Response (10-12)

  • Get Up

  • You Have Sinned

  • You will be Defeated


Arise consecrate 13 15

Arise - Consecrate (13-15)

  • Must Remove Things of Ban

  • Consecrate - Exod 19.10

  • Process to Identify the Sinner


Selection process 16 18

Selection Process (16-18)

  • Tribes - Judah

  • Family - Zerahites

  • Household - Zabdi

  • Man - Achan


Confrontation 19

Confrontation (19)

  • “My son”

  • Sense: to repent is to give glory to God


Confession 20 21

Confession (20-21)

  • “I sinned” - against the Lord

    • “I saw”

    • “I coveted”

    • “I took”

    • “I concealed”


Sin confirmed 22 23

Sin Confirmed (22-23)

  • Went

  • Found

  • Poured out before the Lord


Consequences of sin 24 26

Consequences of Sin (24-26)

  • Take Achan and all the belonged to him

  • “Why have you troubled us”

    • 1 Kings 18.17

    • Justice Served


Take heed lest you fall

“Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall.”“The most dangerous time is the time after the victory.”


Take heed lest you fall

“And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.”Romans 8.28.


The devil s response is cannot win the victory but can try to compromise the affect

The devil’s response is… ‘cannot win the victory, but can try to compromise the affect.’


Examples

Examples

  • Gideon - Judges 8.27

  • Samson – Judges 14-16

  • David – 1 Samuel 11.1-27

  • Solomon – 1 Kings 11.1-137

  • Disobedient prophet – 1 Kings 13.11-34

  • Uzziah – 2 Chronicles 26

  • Hezekiah – 2 Kings 18-20


Take heed lest you fall

“Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall.”“The most dangerous time is the time after the victory.”


1 corinthians 10 13 therefore my beloved flee from idolatry 1 corinthians 10 14

1 Corinthians 10.13 “Therefore, my beloved, flee from idolatry.”1 Corinthians 10.14


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J.R.R. Tolkien Lord of the RingsThe Hobbit


Application

Application

  • So what do we learn from the defeat at Ai and the Sin of Achan?


Application1

Application

  • “Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall.”


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