Now here's the instructions that Moses gives. I got it. It was amazing how the ten spies could come out of the promised land and say, "it devours the inhabitants. " And it says after 40 days they returned. Do not be afraid of them." 'Let's go at once to take the land,' he said. But caleb saw the slime pits, he said, "I think that stuff will burn. Caleb successfully spied out Canaan, on assignment from Moses. "I'm the only one left. Now the congregation's getting ready to stone Moses and aaron, caleb and Joshua. "And Joshua blessed him, and gave hebron to caleb The Son of jephunneh as an inheritance. The source for everything happening at Amazing Facts. And if it's flowing with milk and honey for the cows to be flowing with milk and for the hives to be flowing with honey, you got to have other rich vegetation. Are they nomadic in tents or are they cities with walls? Tar pits, they did, they had 'em there. God rained it, God provided. "But caleb, my servant, because he had a different spirit in him, and he has fully followed me. But God intervenes. Also please pray for, and don't forget to register for the m.i.q. He said to David, "I am with you." But God wants us to stick together because he's still with his people. That's not God's will. And they sent them to spy out the land. Dig into the Word and become a Bible expert with Amazing Facts line of study Bibles and more. "What are you doing here?" And you ever read what uriah says, he only says one verse in the Bible, but it talks about complete devotion to God. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Caleb. You are able. But did he stay with the children of Israel? We can learn from Caleb that our own weakness brings an inpouring of God's strength. Now you'll notice that we got a section in here. And he says--the people start to murmur. It was roto-tilled. And in spite of problems, and I've got a list, and you've probably got a list, it's still his church. And othniel--" who later becomes a judge-- "The Son of kenaz--" it's interesting that caleb has a brother named kenaz, like the kenazites--his "younger brother, took it; and he gave him his daughter achsah as wife." "And Moses and aaron fell on their faces before the assembly of the congregation of the children of Israel." What part of history do you think was wonderful and intriguing? They've come to bring back a report. Is he bigger than you and i? Why is caleb one of the heroes in the Bible? And the children of the Kingdom will be in outer darkness because they didn't believe. I'm going to need water." Now I want you to think about this. I'm going to just meet by myself in my house." Would those odds still be the same in the church today possibly? "Whether the land is rich or poor; whether there are forests or not. Is that what they said? Which way is the wind blowing? [Music] Let's pray. He's in the books of Moses, the book of Joshua and the book of Judges. A: Caleb would have been born in Egypt while Israel was still slaves in captivity. After the Israelites returned and set about conquering the land, Joshua, the new leader, gave Caleb the territory around Hebron, belonging to the Anakites. Prairie dog towns that went on for miles, one prairie dog town, just flocks of birds that took hours to pass overhead. They've basically got to do a 200-mile circuit. Isn't that right? There we saw the giants, the descendants of anak came from the giants; and we were like grasshoppers in our own sight, and so we were in their sight." Be of good courage. And I think that they're pockets-- Joshua and caleb were so excited as they're going through the land. "And they cut down a cluster of grapes and they carried it between two of them on a pole. " And there are spiritual people that can be arrogant. And nathan, for whatever reason, wanted to be back in europe in the middle ages. God already knew what the promised land looked like. So you can trace it all back to him. And we give these offers that often help to enhance the study. You know, in order to have honey, you got to have flowers. It's sort of a teen, oh, I guess you'd call it revival, evangelism series. Now we're going to start. Amen. And this comes as a request from howard and bertha in ArKansas, jasmine, anyel and veronica in the bahamas, pedro in barbados, ethan in California, douglas and kevin in Canada, sheila and David in florida, martin in grenada, colleen, dorette and rochelle in jamaica, william in Massachusetts, beth, venita, raymond, joyanne in New York, flora in Pennsylvania, rose, alden, darryl in Philippines, cathy in saint lucia, Esther in south korea, tess, evelyn, winston and trinidad and tobago, stephanie in united kingdom and veneta in the u.s. Virgin islands. "Then caleb said, 'he who attacks kirjath sepher and takes it, to him I will give my daughter achsah as wife. ' It says, "standing tall when it counts. " If you have a special hymn, a favorite hymn that you would like to sing with us on a coming Sabbath, I invite you to go to our website at saccentral.org. And caleb The Son of jephunneh the kenizzite--" now it tells us about caleb's father is jephunneh. By the way, one reason we're doing this, there's a number of studies both in evangelical and in the adventist church, and the essence of those studies is that between the years of 17 and 25, somewhere between 60% and 70% of Christians who are attending church as teenagers stop. Our next hymn we're going to sing is hymn number 532, "day by day." Grab ahold of various geographic facts—not Big Macs—in this quiz. Uriah, the hittite, loyal soldier of David, right? And some people always look at the problems. And truly it flows with milk and honey, and this is its fruit." I'm looking forward to that day. They're thinking like grasshoppers. Thank you musicians and morning, friends. The other says it's a land that eats up the inhabitants. People find what they look for. And the other one is saying, "we are not able to be victorious because they're bigger than we are." And who knows what they were thinking. Even though there are some leaders that don't have faith, those ten spies, and because of your wandering, because of your unbelief, we're going to wander with you, because God is with you." Learn how your faithful giving helped thousands know Christ this last year. It seems like the other ten spies catch up later, and they said, "no, it's a land that eats up the inhabitants. " But I said no, I wanted to be in North America shortly after it was discovered, by the anglos anyway, and to have seen the incredible wonders of the country that the--just the-- we had douglas fir tree. You guys go wander. Well, friends, I want to make it. So their lack of faith didn't make them happy. "Oh, it could fall there, get devoured." The other thing is all of these nations had prepared the land. We're jumping up to the book of Joshua now, from the books of Moses. And so here's this old man. It's interesting how many different peoples you find in the family tree of Jesus and of God's people. God fulfilled his promise made to Caleb in the wilderness; he granted him an opportunity to own a landed property in Canaan. Yes you can. You ever seen--how can a dog-- a dog can't outrun a dear or a caribou, but how to wolves do it? Father: Jephunneh, the KenizziteSons: Iru, Elah, NaamBrother: KenazNephew: OthnielDaughter: Achsa, Numbers 14:6-9Joshua son of Nun and Caleb son of Jephunneh, who were among those who had explored the land, tore their clothes and said to the entire Israelite assembly, "The land we passed through and explored is exceedingly good. And he expelled from there the three sons of anak." One's a hummingbird; one's a buzzard. But isn't it interesting sometimes how the converts are more loyal than people who are raised in the church, so to speak. I mean they're watching from the bushes. It's like God said, "you know, we better send spies, 'cause I forgot what the promised land looked like. Understanding the latest news through a biblical lens. Please do not comment in languages other than English. Same countryside, different birds. It's going to be uplinking from great lakes adventist academy in Michigan. He wanted to be involved in helping to deliver God's people, but he preemptively--it's called a preemptive strike. "They that wait upon the Lord will renew their strength." "Do you really believe?" And I always thought, boy, if you could have been part of that lewis and clark expedition and seen one herd of buffalo takes a day and a half to cross a river. If you're gonna bail a boat that's got a leak, you gotta be in the boat. If you want a revival, you got to be in the house, right? What did God say to Joshua? They gave that to bonnie. These deals on incredible witnessing and Bible resources don’t last long! "And the people wept that night. Caleb the statesman "tried to quiet the people as they stood before Moses. Parting the Red Sea Bible Story Study Guide, Scripture Readings for the Fourth Week of Lent, David and Goliath Bible Story Study Guide, Biography of Moses, Leader of the Abrahamic Religions, M.A., English Composition, Illinois State University, B.S., English Literature, Illinois State University. And we have a memory verse. We are not able to be victorious. You know why? They're saying a couple things. But it says, "the Lord was with judah," verse 19, "and they drove out the inhabitants of the mountains," led by caleb, "but they could not drive out the inhabitants of the lowland, because they had chariots of iron. So all that generation from 20 years old and upward that said, "we're never going to make it," didn't make it. And I said, "if you could go back in time--" you ever ask yourself this question? Someone read for me Exodus 23:2. Who's the enemy? They don't get tired. We've just got to go in." "By which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, that through these we may be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust." They've all sinned. Now we got to keep reading unfortunately in Numbers 14. You ready? What does it mean when it says, "caleb quieted the people?" And the Bible says there was not a feeble person among their tribes. They completely humble themselves. Genesis History (Noah): An Ark of Salvation. I hope if you know any young people in the category between 13 and 17 or 18, you'll encourage them to tune in to the m.i.q.