Rahab, Who Asked to Belong
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Joshua 1:1-9, Joshua 2:1-24, Joshua 6:22-25
Start each day by reading the passages listed above. Then use the summary and reflection provided here to guide discussion around the daily reading.
As the Israelites were preparing to enter into the promised land after wandering in the desert, Rahab was a Canaanite woman in Jericho who hid the Israelite spies planning to conquer the city. Her loyalty to God was rewarded with a place and protection among God’s people, even though she was an outsider.
Consider the details of Rahab’s story. What do we learn about God’s family through Rahab’s story?