“When the trumpets sounded, the army shouted, and at the sound of the trumpet, when the men gave a loud shout, the wall collapsed; so everyone charged straight in, and they took the city.”
Entering into the Promised Land wasn’t an easy task for the Israelites.
They had to bury the man who led them out of Egypt and gave them hope for something better.
They took a step of faith and walked through the Jordan River, trusting God would get them through on dry ground.
They took flint knives and had to circumcise every male in their group.
They had to change from being nomads wandering the desert to warriors taking cities.
They had to scope out the land and come up with a plan to drive out the current occupants.
It was a painful, exciting, nerve-wracking experience.
Then they came to the city of Jericho.