Communication! We have been taught the need for proper communication since our first argument on the playground with the kid who jumped in front of us in the line for the slide, but how old are we when we finally learn to practice what has been instilled in us all our lives?
The Israelites, during Joshua's leadership, had to learn a life lesson in communication. In Joshua 22, God had led the twelve tribes of Israel to conquer the land of Canaan. All the tribes had worked together to help one another. Now, the job was complete, and Joshua had given permission to the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and the half tribe of Manasseh to go back home. The land God had granted to them was on the other side of the Jordan River from the other tribes' land. When they returned home, they built an altar.Read More