All God had told Joshua and Israel was that they were to follow the Ark of the Covenant, He hadn’t revealed the details his plan to lead them out of the wilderness and into the promised land. So it may have come as a bit of a surprise to Joshua and then the priests when the instruction was to go and stand in the middle of a raging torrent of water! But the priests consecrated themselves and as they took the first step into the river God delivered on his promise. They made a choice not to stay in the desert but to enter the land God had promised them – what is the choice facing you today? What will God lead you into if you take the first step?
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