Istrouma Baptist Church Podcast


“Don’t Be Duped”

Joshua 9:1-27


  1. Be alert for deception

But when the inhabitants of Gibeon heard what Joshua had done to Jericho and to Ai, 4 they on their part acted with cunning . . . (Josh. 9:3-4a).


  1. Avoid sensory decisions
  2. Avoid sudden decisions
  1. Be attuned for direction

So the men took some of their provisions, but did not ask counsel from the Lord (Josh. 9:14).


  1. Seek God’s counsel
  2. Study God’s counsel
  1. Be aware of duty

This we will do to them: let them live, lest wrath be upon us, because of the oath that we swore to them (Josh. 9:20).


  1. God’s expectation
  2. God’s example
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